Nicholas II was the last Tsar of Russia under Romanov rule. His poor handling of Bloody Sunday and Russia’s role in World War I led to his abdication and execution.
Bloody Sunday was an event that revolved many violent incidents in history. Many unarmed civilians were killed by Tsarists Soldiers. This was the cause of many deaths during the Revolution.
The 1905 Revolution
January 22, 1905 - June 16, 1907
The Russian Revolution of 1905 was a wave of mass political and social unrest that spread through vast areas of the Russian Empire, some of which was directed at the government. It included worker strikes, peasant unrest, and military mutinies
WWI in Russia
August 1, 1914 - March 3, 1918
WWI in Russia started when Germany declared war. The plan with war didn't go as expected and Germany ignored Russia and went after France.
The February Revolution
March 8, 1917 - March 16, 1917
The February Revolution, known in Soviet historiography as the February Bourgeois Democratic Revolution and sometimes as the March Revolution, was the first of two revolutions which took place in Russia in 1917.
Lenin and the Great October Revolution
October 24 1917 - October 25 1917
On November 6 and 7, 1917 (or October 24 and 25 on the Julian calendar, which is why the event is often referred to as the October Revolution, leftist revolutionaries led by Bolshevik Party leader Vladimir Lenin launched a nearly bloodless coup d’état against the Duma’s provisional government.
The Soviet Union Under Lenin
March 1921 - 1924
Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov, better known by his alias Lenin, was a Russian revolutionary, politician, and political theorist. He served as head of government of Soviet Russia from 1917 to 1924 and of the Soviet Union from 1922 to 1924.