- Created by: Laura Critchley
- Created on: 24-12-10 12:00
Timeline leading up to the 1917 revolution
Start of reign of Tsar Alexander II.
Emancipation of the serfs.
Growing anti-government terrorist movement and government reaction.
Alexander II assassinated by revolutionaries; succeeded by Alexander III.
First Russian Marxist group formed.
Start of reign of Nicholas II.
First Congress of Russian Social Democratic Labour Party (RSDLP).
Foundation of Socialist Revolutionary Party (SR).