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Vladimir Lenin was the leader of the Bolsheviks when the Russian monarchy was overthrown, BUT, the Bolsheviks were not the ones who overthrew the monarchy. That had already been done six months earlier.

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Q: Who was the leader of the Bolsheviks when they overthrew the Russian monarchy and took control of the Russian government?
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