Vladimir Illytch Ulianov (Lenin) along with Lev Bronstein (Trotsky) were the prime movers in the Russian revolution in 1917. They went on to establish the USSR, the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, the most powerful Communist nation in history. After Lenins death in 1924 Stalin became its leader. Trotsky was murdered in Mexico in 1940.
The political group Lenin was associated with was the Bolshevik Party, a small but radical faction of the Marxist Russian Social Democratic Workers Party. In March 1918, the Bolshevik Party changed its name to the Communist Party.
A radical is a person who relates to a political group associated with views of extreme change.
Lenin's group was the Bolshevik Party. After the October Revolution when it was the sole power in the country and all other political parties were being eliminated, it changed its name to the Communist Party in March 1918.
Vladimir Lenin (Apex)
Lenin's group was called the Bolsheviks and later they were called Communists.
No group or person overthrew Lenin. Lenin died of natural causes in 1924 while still in power.
Lenin was the leader of the Bolsheviks.
Lenin led the group known as the Bolsheviks. They later changed their name to Communists.
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