nicholas was born near st petersburg, and was the eldest son of tsar Alexander III, and had very little experience in government. He is also known for his poor handling of bloody sunday and Russia's role in WWI led to his execution.
The 1905 Revolution
1905 - 1907
the russian revolution of 1905 included strikes, protests and peasant arrests. This spread through the russian empire. Some of these protests and strikes were targeted toward the government.
WWI in russia
1914 - 1918
Linen took full control of the government in wat was called the Bolshevik revolution. Russia then became the first communist country. After the war, Russia signed a peace treaty with Germany.
Lenin and the Great October Revolution
Lenin and the Great October Revolution was ed by Bolshevik Party leader Vladimir Lenin launched a nearly bloodless coup d'état against the Duma's provisional government.
march 8 1927
the february revolution was a huge protest. the february revolution was caused after world war one.
january 30, 1972
factory workers did a peaceful protest about the terrible work conditions. They all did a walk and were shot by british soldiers. 28 unarmed people were shot.