October Revolution(redirected from October Revolution of 1917)
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(Historical Terms) another name for the Russian Revolution2
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|Noun||1.||October Revolution - the coup d'etat by the Bolsheviks under Lenin in November 1917 that led to a period of civil war which ended in victory for the Bolsheviks in 1922|
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