Tsar Nicholas II (Nikolay Alexandrovich Romanov) (1868-1918) Russia with wife Tsarina Empress Alexandra Feodorovna “Alix” (Victoria Alix Helena Louise Beatrice) (1872-1918) Hesse & 5th child & only son Tsarevich Alexei Nikolaevich Romanov (1904-1918), Icon.
Tsar Nicholas ll of Russia. Nicholas II – (The Romanov dynasty) is remembered because of his poor ability to govern Russia. The decisions of the Tsar provoked the Russian Revolution of 1905. The Tsar Nicholas II's ignorance led to 'Bloody Sunday'. The events of bloody Sunday resulted in resentment for the Tsarist government, the articulation of revolutionary ideas, and the influence of leadership on revolutionary movements.