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  • 1. Russian Revolution Malik Mazyck
  • 2. Table of ContentsPage 1 ………………………………………………………………………….. TimelinePage 2 ………………………………………………………………………….. Country MapPage 3 ………………………………………………………………………..February RevolutionPage 4 ………………………………………………………………………October RevolutionPage 5 …………………………………………………………………............Bolsheviks PartyPage 6 …………………………………………………………………………… Lenin VladimirPage 7 …………………………………………………………………………Soviet FlagPage 8 …………………………………………………………………………Czar Nicholas II
  • 3. Timeline March 8,1917 March 15, 1917 November 6, 1917 July 17, 1918 June 28, 1919Protesters stormed St. Petersburg Bolsheviks seized power Treaty of Versailles was signed Czar Nicholas II was overthrown Bolsheviks killed Czar II and his family
  • 4. Petrograd Map of Revolution Petrograd= Places where the Revolution took place
  • 5. February RevolutionThe February Revolution was the first of two revolutions in Russia in 1917. The FebruaryRevolution happened because the cities for the workers was terrible and they were getting tired.The revolution confined to the capital lasting less than a week, involving mass demonstrationsand armed clashes with police and gendarmes. It appeared to brake out randomly, without anyreal leadership or formal planning.
  • 6. October RevolutionIt took place with an armed insurrection in Petrograd traditionally dated to 25 October 1917 alsoknown as the Great October Socialist Revolution.The revolution was led by the Bolsheviks, whoused their influence in the Petrograd Soviet to organize the armed forces. Bolshevik Red Guardsforces under the Military Revolutionary Committee began the takeover of government buildingson 24 October 1917. The October Revolution in Petrograd overthrew the Russian ProvisionalGovernment and gave the power to the local soviets dominated by Bolsheviks.
  • 7. Bolsheviks PartyThe Bolsheviks came to power in Russia during the October Revolution phase of the RussianRevolution of 1917. The Bolsheviks were a faction of the Marxist Russian Social DemocraticLabour Party (RSDLP). The Bolshevik revolutionary leader Leon Trotsky commonly used theterms "Bolshevism" and "Bolshevist" after his exile from the Soviet Union. In early October,Vladimir Lenin convinced the Bolshevik Party that the time for revolution had come. As theleading, but not sole, personality in the Bolshevik Party, he is considered the leader of theBolshevik Revolution.
  • 8. Lenin VladimirLenin Vladimir was significant because hewas a Russian communist revolutionary, politicianand political theorist. He also served as the leader of the Russian Soviet Federative
  • 9. SocialistRepublicfrom 1917.He started the Bolshevik Party. He also lived in an exile inSwitzerland. Soviet UnionThe significance of this flag was that it represented the Soviet Union after the RussianRevolution in 1917. The flag design was a star hammer and a sickle. The hammer
  • 10. symbolizesurban industrial workers. The sickle represented agricultural workers (peasants) whotogether, as the proletarian class, form the state. Czar Nicholas II
  • 11. Czar Nicholas II was born May18, 1868. Nicholas was the son of Emperor Alexander III andEmpress Maria. Nicholas II was the last tsar of Russia. The revolution was against the tsar whichproceeded in December 1916 when a few conservatives in Tsar Nicholas court conspired toremove him from power. On July 17, 1918 he and his family were killed by the Bolsheviks.