The Fall of Czarist Russia. RASPUTIN DESTROYED THE ROMANOVS. March 1917. The last Czar of Russia, Nicholas II abdicated his throne. This ended a 300+ year reign of the Romanov Dynasty. March – November 1917. Provisional Government established under Alexander Kerensky. .
The last Czar of Russia, Nicholas II abdicated his throne.
This ended a 300+ year reign of the Romanov Dynasty.
Provisional Government established under Alexander Kerensky.
“soviets” are established throughout Russia.
Soviet = local council of workers, peasants, and soldiers.
War communism – all major industries owned by the State, everyone between the ages of 16-50 were required to have a job.
March 1918 – Treaty of Brest-Litovsk
Russian participation in WWI was ended
Red Army – led by Leon Trotsky - is the pro-communist (Bolshevik) forces. They prevail.
The White Army which was supported by other countries including the USA loses the Civil War.
World War I
Russian Civil War
Kill about 27 MILLION Russians
Take That You Filthy Animal!!!