Eventually,empires and nation all collapse.the end can be brought by many causes,whether through becoming too large for their own good,being ruled by a series of out of touch men, falling behind technologically, succumbing to a civil war,or a combination.Russia in 1916 was in tremendously horrible situation.
there were many long terms and short terms causes of the Russian revolution: the opposition to the tsar,the abdication of the tsar,the social structures of the russian goverment, poverty,WW I, and so on, but the worl war I inevitably helped causes the others, the outbreak lasted from 1914 to 1918 and trigerrred chaos in Russia. Millions of Russian were died as the casualities of the war, and severe famine because of the inflation during the war.
The Bloody sunday might be regarded the most important event in the revolution. the massacre deeply shocked the Russian people.it chnaged Russian people opinions about the tsar,and helped trigerred rebells and strike all across Russia.
By early 1917, the number of Russian casualties had reached 7million,Russia's developing economy was streched to the breaking point.In November 1917, after long and continuous power struggle in Russia,the Bolsheviks took over the country and marked a turning points in world history.
Like the Revolutions in England,America,and France, the Russian revolution marked a turning points in world history. Unlike the other revolutions,however, this one did not result in freedom and democracy. Altough the Russian Revolution ended the autocratic rule of the tsar, it brought new dictator to the power.