See also: Red Holocaust
The Bolshevik Revolution was the second revolution of 1917 and began with an armed insurrection in Saint Petersburg which was a coup d'état traditionally dated 25 October 1917 Julian calendar (7 November 1917 Gregorian calendar). It was the second phase of the overall Russian Revolution of 1917, after the February Revolution of the same year.
See also: Capitalism
The Bolshevik movement was heavily influenced by capitalism. Jewish bankers Jacob Schiff and Max Warburg funded the reovltuon, approximately $50 million each.