October Revolution

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Great October Socialist Revolution
Part of the Russian Revolution, Revolutions of 1917–23 and the Russian Civil War
Red Guard Vulkan factory.jpg
Reid Guards at Vulkan factory in 1917.
Date7–8 November 1917
LocationPetrograd, Roushie
Result
Belligerents
Aw-Roushie Central Executive Committee
Reid Guards
Petrograd Soviet
Roushie Soviet Republic (frae November 7)
Bolshevik pairty
Roushie Republic (to November 7)
Roushie Proveesional Govrenment (tae November 8)
Commanders an leaders
Vladimir Lenin
Leon Trotsky
Pavel Dybenko
Roushie Alexander Kerensky
Strenth
10,000 reid sailors, 20,000–30,000 reid guard soldiers 500–1,000 volunteer soldiers, 1,000 soldiers o weemen's battalion
Casualties an losses
Few woonded reid guard soldiers Aw desertit

The October Revolution (Roushie: Октя́брьская револю́ция), offeecially kent as the Great October Socialist Revolution (Roushie: Вели́кая Октя́брьская социалисти́ческая револю́ция), an commonly referred tae as Reid October, the October Uprisin or the Bolshevik Revolution, wis a seizur o state pouer instrumental in the lairger Roushie Revolution o 1917.