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1

Alexander II becomes Tsar

1855

2

Treaty of Paris ends the Crimean war

1856

3

Emancipation of Serfs

1861

4

State bank created and reform of tax collection

1860

5

Polish revolution

1863

6

University Statute

1863

7

Zemstva established

1864

8

Introduction of dumas (early)

1870

9

Russian publication of Karl Marx's Das Kapital

1872

10

Military service reforms (alex ii)

1874

11

Censorship reforms (alex ii)

1865

12

Land and liberty

1876-79

13

Russo-Turkish War

1877-78

14

People's will established

1879

15

Assassination of Alex II

1881

16

Jewish Pogroms; May laws

1881-2

17

Counter reform to cencorship

1881-2

18

Creation of Peasant Land Bank

1883

19

'Emancipation of Labour' formed by Plekhanov

1883

20

Counter reform in church and education (alex iii)

1884

21

Nobles Land Bank; aboliition of poll tax

1885

22

Russification

1885-1900

23

Revival of Peoples will by St Petersburg students

1886

24

Ivan Vyshnegradsky becomes minister of finance

1887-92

25

Land Captains established

1889

26

Zemstvo counter reform restricting franchise

1890

27

Witte Minister of Finance

1892-03

28

Alex III dies -> Nicholas II becomes Tsar

1894

29

SR party established

1899

30

Agragarian and industrial reform

1901-05

31

Lenin publsihes what is to be done

1901

32

Commision on Agriculture set up

1901

33

Main section of TS railway completed

1903

34

Social Democrats split into Balshevicks and Menshevicks

1903

35

Struve initiates liberal campaign of political banquets

1904

36

Minister of Interior Plehve is assassinated by SR's

1904

37

Russo-Japanese War

1905

38

Bloody Sunday

9th January 1905

39

October Manifesto

October 1905

40

Stolypin Assassinated

November 1911

41

Lena Goldfields

1912

42

Germany declares war on Russia

1 August 1914

43

Defeat at Battle of Tannenburg

26 August 1914

44

Tsar becomes commander in chief of army

6 September 1915

45

Progressive Bloc formed

August 1915

46

Brusilov Offensive

June-October 1916

47

Rasputin Murdered

30 December 1916

48

Strikes and Civil unrest in Petrograd

Jan-Feb 1917

49

Troops refused to shoot at protestors and join revolution

27 february 1917

50

Formation of Petrograd soviet and provisional government

1 March 1917

51

Tsar Abdicates

2 March 1917

52

Lenin returns and formulates his April Theses

3 April 1917

53

Anti-gov demonstrations in Petrograd -> 'July days'

3-4 July 1917

54

Congress of Vienna

1814-15

55

First Duma

May-July 1`906

56

Second Duma

Feb-June 1907

57

Third Duma

November 07 - June 12

58

Fourth Duma

1912-17

59

Legalisation of Trade Unions

1905