Have you heard about this guy Rasputin?! Hes crazy!
People weren't happy with the political situation
I really don't like this government. I wish there was something we could do
Before Rasputin's death, he wrote to Nicholas to predict that if he was killed by government officials, Czar Nicholas and his family would die by the Russian people and his prophecy came true 15 months later. He also grew up poor, so he probably never learned how to read and write.
5% of the population owned 60% of the landand 90% were peasant farmers
Hundreds were killedNicholas’ uncle tried to stop the crowd and then ordered police to fire