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St. Petersburg Revolution – Russia – January 22, 1905

A thousand of the workers were killed and thousands more were injured when the Czar’s soldiers opened fire on the protesters. The Czar of Russia had absolute power at this time and his cruel actions contributed to the bigger revolution that followed twelve years later. Russia’s emperor in 1905 was Czar Nicholas II. As czar, …

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