He was a terrible ruler he wanted all the power he could have and killed innocent people for protesting.
Jan. 9 1905
The people of russia wanted to hand the government a petition. Then, the Czar’s guards fired into the crowd killing 200 people.
The 1905 Revolution
Jan 22, 1905 - july 16, 1907
It was a time in Russia where so many protests against the government which led to unrest and ended at the end of the second duma.
WW1 in Russia
Aug. 1 1914 - March 3 1918
Russia lost many resources and people further hurting it. It also led to Rasputin pulling most of the strings of the government for a while
The Soviet Union Under Lenin
1917 - 1924
He would silence any political oppsition with his secret police. He created the time period know as the red terror. The only unoppressive thing he did is try to keep Stalin away from a powerful positon but failed
The February Revolution
Mar 8, 1917 - Mar 16, 1917
Most people lost faith in the Czar and his ability to rule. The economy was terrible and many riots and strike over food happened.
Lenin and the Great October Revolution
oct 24 1917 - oct 25 1917
It is the revolution which saw the Bolsheviks seize power and establish the soviet councils.