Russia - Autocracy to Dictatorship

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1855
Alexander II becomes Tsar
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1861
Emancipation of the Serfs
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1881
Alexander II is assassinated. Alexander III starts a period of repression.
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1892
Witte becomes Finance Minister. The "Great Spurt" of industrial growth begins.
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1894
Nicholas II becomes Tsar
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1898
Social Democrat party founded
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1901
Social Revolutionary party founded
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1904
Outbreak of Russo-Japanese war
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1905
Year of revolution
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1906
Stolypin becomes Prime Minister
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1911
Stolypin is assassinated
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1914
Outbreak of the First World War
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1917-February
Revolution-theTsar abdicates and the Provisional Government is established
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1917-April
Lenin returns to Russia and publishes his April Theses
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1917-July
July Days
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1917-August
Kornilov Affair
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1917-October
Bolshevik seizure of power and Lenin establishes a new government.
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1918
Outbreak of the Civil War. War Communism introduced.
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1921
Civil War ends. Kronstadt Mutiny. War Communism is replaced with New Economic Policy.
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1922
Creation of the USSR. Lenin becomes ill.
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1924
Lenin Dies!!
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