Oh no! I'm dead. Now my lame son Nicholas has to rule. Damn.
Nicholas II (1868-1918)
I abdicate my power because I suck at being the czar.
The Duma will take rule of Russia
Give up your power you loser.
Alexander the third was a great czar for Russia because during his time he ruled peacefully. After his death on a horse accident and later died, his son Nicholas II took control early.
The Bolsheviks and the Mensheviks(1917-1922)
Give me that power BRUH
HELL NO! I got the power bruh!
After his father's death, Nicholas the second took control of Russia for 23 years. He was a poor leader that people of Russia didn't like. After what happened on Bloody Sunday and WWI he was forced to abdicate.
Lenin in control (1917-1924)
"Peace, Land and Bread"
After Nicholas gave up his power he was assassinated by the Bolsheviks. The Duma did not go well and so later the fight for who get control of Russia starts. Later the Bolsheviks and the Mensheviks were fighting for control.
The Bolsheviks and Mensheviks were at each others necks to who gains the power to control Russia. But the Bolsheviks got more control in the end and their leader Vladimir Lenin took control of Russia.
Vladimir Lenin but known as Lenin took control as the first USSR leader in 1917. He promised his people "Peace, Land and Bread" this is what people wanted to hear. After his death a close to man to him took control, Joseph Stalin.
After the Death of Lenin, Stalin took control of the USSR and was considered the most evil dictator of all time and straight up the evilest man ever. But to the Russian's he was considered the greatest man ever because he led Russia to become a global super power.