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1

Strike began at the Putilov factories in Petrograd

18 February 1917

2

International Women’s day, a demonstration organised by socialist groups to demand female equality

23 February 1917

3

A general strike began

25 February 1917

4

Desertion of Petrograd garrison

26 February 1917

5

Nicholas II prevented from returning to Petrograd

28 February 1917

6

Breakaway members of the duma formed a provisional committee, Petrograd soviet formed

27 February 1917

7

Provisional committee declared itself a provisional government

2 March 1917

8

Tsar signed abdication decree

2 March 1917

9

Provisional government declared a revolution had taken place

3 March 1917

10

Tsars abdication publicly proclaimed

4 March 1917