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Nicholas II and family
Weak and ineffectual, Nicholas II led Russia into two disastrous wars. In March 1917, at the onset of the Russian Revolution, he was forced to abdicate, bringing the Romanov dynasty to an end. He and his entire family were murdered by Bolshevik agents in July 1918.
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