Create a timeline covering the key events of the period. The events should be accompanied by a brief description. [11MH1 2010]
Born 29 April 1818. Assassinated.
Born 18 March 1845. Died of kidney failure.
Born 18 May 1868, died 17 July 1918, executed by shooting by Ural Soviet of Workers' Deputies with multiple wounds in head and chest.
Married Alexandra Feodorovna (Alix of Hesse)
First child- daughter.
The Peasant Reform of 1861 enacted by Alexander II. State owned Serfs were freed from 1866 onwards.
A massacre of peaceful protesters presenting a petition to Nicholas II. Workers called for improved working conditions, condemned overtime forced on workers, asked for fairer wages and for their working day to be shortened to eight hours.
The October Manifesto, or The Manifesto on the Improvement of the State Order, was an edict proclaiming "freedom of religion, freedom of speech, freedom of assembly, and freedom of association; a broad participation in the Duma; introduction of universal male suffrage; and a decree that no law should come into force without the consent of the state Duma." This was insignificant