Nicholas ll was forced to abdicate the throne. He was first held at Czarskoye Selo Palace. He was also forced to create an elected legislature.
This was a massacre in St. Petersburg. Fourteen people died and thirteen were killed. British soldiers shot 26 unarmed civilians.
A wave of mass political and social unrest. It spread through vast areas of Russian Empire. It included worker strikes, peasant unrest, etc.
Germany declared war. Germany didn't care what Russia said, they moved first against France. The major parties were at war.
Russia and the Soviet Union became a one-party communist. It was governed by the Russian Communist Party. Developed something known as Leninism.
This was known as the February Bourgeois Democratic Revolution. It was the first of two revolutions. Also, Russians ended up losing faith.
Lenin began plotting an overthrow of the Provisional Government. They seized power and proclaimed Soviet war. This began Bloody Sunday.