Was Czar Nicholas the II taken over by the Bolsheviks?
Czar Nicholas II was first taken by the forces of the Russian
Provisional Government after he was forced to abdicate his throne.
Later after the Bolshevik Revolution, he was taken into Bolshevik
custody. In July 1918, the Czar and all his family were murdered by
It should be remembered that the Bolsheviks never overthrew the
Czar. He was already out of power by the time the Bolsheviks took