The Russian Revolution

Main

First Russian Marxist Revolutionary Group

1800

Tsar Alexander II Assassinated

1881

October Manifesto

1905

The Duma, parliament, created.

Bloody Sunday

January 1905

Beginning of World War I

1914

The Russian Revolution

1917 - 1937

February 1917

February 1917

Monarchy Abolished

February 1917 - March 1917

Protests in Petrograd

February 23 1917 - February 25 1917

"April Thesis" by Lenin

April 1917

October Revolution

October 25 1917

Bolshevik storming of the Winter Palace. Control of Petrograd. Later, St. Petersburg.

Treaty of Brest Litovsk

March 1918

Civil War: Red Army vs White Army

June 1918 - 1920

Tsar's Family Murdered

July 17 1918

Fall of the Soviet Union

1991