Ideas / Events

 The Political Parties Opposed to the Autocracy (Tsar)

Kadet Party (Liberal)

Socialist Revolutionary Party (SR)

Social Democrat Party (SD)

            Menshevik

            Bolshevik – Led by Lenin

 The Communist Manifesto

Russification

Russian Orthodox religion

Significance of the 1891 Famine

Russo-Japanese War (1904-05)

1905 Revolution (Bloody Sunday)

October Manifesto

“Stolypin’s Neckties”

Stolypin’s reform policies

Russia’s entry into the Great War

Hemophilia

Why Tsar fell from power

February 1917 Revolution

Provisional Government

“April Theses”

Kornilov’s Coup

October 1917 Revolution

Russian Civil War

Cheka

People to Know

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Karl Marx

Alexander II – Freed the serfs; began allowing reforms

Alexander III – cracked down on reform movement

Nicholas II – followed in father’s foot steps

Vladimir Lenin

Sergei Witte 

Petr Stolypin

Tsaritsa Alexandra, wife of Nicholas II

Tsarevich  Alexei

Rasputin

Alexander Kerensky

General Lavr Kornilov

Leon Trotsky

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