Between The Wars

Timeline created by Barger.Maddison
In History
  • The End of the Great War

    The End of the Great War
    World War one lasted four years, but counting the fighting in Turkey, it lasted eight years and two months. Russia, however, left the war in early between the years of 1917 and 1918.
  • February revolution

    February revolution
    During the months of 1917, civil unrest broke out among most Russians. With the declining economy and food shortages caused an open revolt against Nicholas II. This revolution was known as the February Revolution because the Russians used the Julian calendar. Because of this civil revolt, the imperial government resigned.
  • Soviet Union Founded

    Soviet Union Founded
    The Soviet Union, comprised of 15 constituent republics in Eastern Europe, West, and Northern Asia, took up most of the Russian empire. Joseph Stalin was commander of the Soviet Union during world war two.
  • Not Affected?

    Not Affected?
    Russia was not as affected by the Great depression
  • Period: to


  • Period: to

    The Great Depression

    The great depression was a period of economic crises for many countries. It began with the stock market crash in October of 1929 and lasted into the 1930's.