The Russian Revolution - OverSimplified (Part 1)
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  • OverSimplified

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    • П.С.А.И.Ч.

      hi, I'm from Russia. the fragment of the video about the Russian Empire almost does not differ from the present time in Russia)

    • POGSupa

      not 69%? Bruh

    • Something random
      Something random

      Why not 69% :(

    • Nikita Muntean
      Nikita Muntean

      So close to greatness

    • Neo #30
      Neo #30


  • Lucius

    I didn't notice the battle droids until the second go-round. Oversimplified pulls out all the stops for the sake of historical accuracy!

  • toxicistoblame

    6:53 Underrated 😂

  • Mr Harry_866
    Mr Harry_866


  • Jonas26587

    Yoh OverSimplified, can u please make one off my country - Portugal - ultramarine war and then our revolution 😉😉😉 If u research that two events u will love all 😁

  • Hindenburg in WoTB
    Hindenburg in WoTB

    King George V and Nicholas II : we r the same! Kaiser Wilhelm II: I hate you but I love my moustache!

  • Zaffyr

    15:49 Duma? more like: (unfunny pp-joke here)

  • Ignatius Radityo
    Ignatius Radityo

    Tertarik dengan keluarga Romanov dan jadi kesini karna kelas Om Rumi :D

  • flowkaykay

    The video it neither funny nor informative. The attempt of making it funny and entertaining leads to biased informations, it's more like a lose-lose-situation here.

  • Moustafa Abdin
    Moustafa Abdin

    poor kid

  • Omer Aziz
    Omer Aziz

    Can you make Indian,Turkish Revolution or independence please

    • The Indian Subcontinent
      The Indian Subcontinent

      Yep,I too requested

  • Subhadarshi Kar
    Subhadarshi Kar

    Can anyone decode the beeped words please 😂😂

  • Man

    Russia: Is improving This enraged Lenin, who punished Russia severly

  • Coffee leaf
    Coffee leaf

    French monarch be like: *S U P* In heaven :)

  • RedAndRex 2.0
    RedAndRex 2.0

    Не хочу это признавать, но это правда.

  • Smokey420Greenleaf

    why dont you do a video on world war 1? there are literally millions of documentaries out there about WW2 but not many at all about WW1... not even sure what WW1 was about or who fought who lol.

    • Shartywaffles

      He already did that, it was his first video so it isn’t as good as his newer ones

  • Basel Hesham
    Basel Hesham

    I really need to read about history any recommendations?

  • Dyki


  • Hydra 54
    Hydra 54

    "Does this guy look like a dictator to you?" _cough_ I lost it

  • Paolo Buenaventura
    Paolo Buenaventura

    Im russian

  • Lucas Harvey
    Lucas Harvey

    This is very well done.

  • Luisz Eduardo
    Luisz Eduardo

    5:42 I found waldo!

  • Olszymanski

    It's not a Communist joke until everyone gets it. Yes, I stole a comment because this *OUR* comment

  • THE GEEK Extreme
    THE GEEK Extreme

    I studied russian revolution in history classes in school and I didn't understood anything and don't remem anything but after watching this video I know everything about russian revolution.

  • Old Glory
    Old Glory

    Ra ra rasputin they shot him till he was dead

  • Yvonne Greig
    Yvonne Greig

    Wait where's wally was in the stampede

  • marvan emre yılmaz
    marvan emre yılmaz

    1:24 ottomans: Haha amateurs

  • Gothic Wizard
    Gothic Wizard

    Tsar??! Pronouncing zar instead of car!? My ears hurt

  • no no
    no no

    8:16 das cap

  • Cristina Garrido
    Cristina Garrido

    "And also, a massive ill-tempered jerk" Aren't all communists one?

  • Daniel Lagos
    Daniel Lagos

    5:42 Hey, I've found Waldo!

  • aa

    I love the 8:15 part😂

  • Caterina Del Galles
    Caterina Del Galles

    This is embarrassingly shire and cringe worthy. A Yank, of course.

  • Lindsey Esparza
    Lindsey Esparza


  • Myself_ Avi_
    Myself_ Avi_

    8:03 😂Loved the music dude , but I forgot it's name 👻

  • Npg Helmons
    Npg Helmons

    Fun fact: Rasputin was assassinated 5 times in one day. First poisened wine, poisened food, shot in the chest that really made him die, after he came back to life eight minutes later, he was shot again en after that fifteen minutes later again after which he really died.

  • Casa del Mar
    Casa del Mar

    Every BEATDOWN *whip* *slap* *parent whooping*

  • Arnav Rawat
    Arnav Rawat

    my teacher played this is an class XD

  • Xx_Lawa10_xX

    10:07 😂 lol

  • Ivan Pico
    Ivan Pico

    Amazing, well done guys.

  • Ольга Григорьева
    Ольга Григорьева

    Не думаю

  • The Pro
    The Pro

    At 5:43 I found Waldo

  • Anthony Gonzalez
    Anthony Gonzalez

    I was today years old when i realized in 0:39, the number on the conducter is 420

  • Nightmarewolf15


  • Derpy Possum
    Derpy Possum

    5:41 - 5:53

  • Kunal Kherajani
    Kunal Kherajani

    Hello, I'm a really big fan of yours from India, can you please do some videos on Indian History, anything you like, indus valley, golden age of India, Chandragupta or maratha empires, Mughal rulers or India's revolt against the British, anything you like, just please do some video on India, big fan of your work

  • BloodClaws

    I wish history teachers are humorous like you.

  • Thanh Thuy
    Thanh Thuy

    and also that mean this channel have travel half of the world to my laptop

  • Thanh Thuy
    Thanh Thuy

    im a Vietnamese that live in VietNam that rule by communsium regim but its still good , communisum isn't to bad at you think

  • Thanh Thuy
    Thanh Thuy

    0:16-1:13 this is how MrBeast grown up

  • jared glinka
    jared glinka

    The aberrant creek expectably train because deadline regrettably satisfy apropos a panicky priest. enormous, sassy bottom

  • Felicía Alexiz
    Felicía Alexiz

    I'm watching at 5:00 AM.


    not everything is so bad in Russia. this video is one big mockery of Russian history I'm Russian and I know history well and it's funny

  • Yeniçeri Ağası
    Yeniçeri Ağası

    There is history content on my own youtube channel, don't forget to check it out

  • Ben Neron
    Ben Neron

    France: de ja vu

  • Igor Vesić
    Igor Vesić

    Why arent all countries comunists😭

    • Sebastian Housden
      Sebastian Housden

      'Cause communists can't spell and it doesn't work.

  • Annabelle Chiara Queenmora Husen
    Annabelle Chiara Queenmora Husen

    U cant make learning history enjoyable Oversimplified:

  • Bobby The Alien
    Bobby The Alien

    People in dislike 9k: God dam it now l can't hack according they use noreVPN

  • James Giles
    James Giles

    8:03 8:04

  • TheMadmanZero

    Russia's idea of punishment was to exile Russia...

  • Pro roblox gamer
    Pro roblox gamer

    This is funny

  • Harshit Yadav
    Harshit Yadav

    I actually got ashamed when he said people like you could get a girlfriend

  • Bharath

    Great video man.....Nice editing

  • Bence Gaming
    Bence Gaming

    the guy who say that we should kill the tsar looks like stalin but younger

  • Gaming Prisoner
    Gaming Prisoner

    So funny to i love this guy

  • Olga Boyko
    Olga Boyko

    Where’s Waldo

  • Creative name
    Creative name

    Fun fact: there is a song about Rasputin Yes it’s called Rasputin

    • Some Curious Person
      Some Curious Person

      Also fun fact: they sang how he died

  • Jeffrey Freas
    Jeffrey Freas

    if only Father Gapon did BLM protests

  • taisey


  • Ced Trash
    Ced Trash

    The chief weeder contradictorily knot because millisecond aditionally repair as a supreme grease. melodic, abusive cappelletti

  • Harsh Raj Thakur
    Harsh Raj Thakur

    8:16 😭😭 not happened

  • Andy Wu
    Andy Wu

    Australia uses Free Healthcare

    • vwgames49

      So do pretty much every first world country in the world except the US

  • Proglitcher 4000
    Proglitcher 4000


  • PCP Newport
    PCP Newport

    you really should do one on the long march & chinese land reform

  • BlockoRithims


  • Peter TDT
    Peter TDT

    Who else found waldo in the video? 👀

  • ArrowZ

    Tsar Nicholas : *Gets his head sliced off* Video : B A N D A I D

  • Tangkistang Sadboi
    Tangkistang Sadboi

    Oversimplified, do a video on the Arab-Israeli Wars... Please...

  • Eleanora Dzen
    Eleanora Dzen

    This is more details as to why the people revolted that most western media cares to portray for the Russian revolution. The people were inslaved and traded like currency… but they weren’t called slaves and people don’t care!

  • James Martin
    James Martin

    4:36 Girly girl beard!!! WTF..

  • Swiss Chocolate
    Swiss Chocolate

    good video

  • Z/E/D

    Damn i feel sorry for the Russian folks, they went from bad to worse many time's through the history.

  • Eshika Pandey
    Eshika Pandey

    8:15 Bruhh!! I'm a girl🙄

  • Cyrus Jacobs
    Cyrus Jacobs

    Hallo Ich bin cool

  • endarasman

    3:00 I knew it! i've seen this bar scene before!!!

  • AdityaDev A
    AdityaDev A

    Did anyone notice that rat (giant one) protesting? 11:48

  • Breno Basso Cenci
    Breno Basso Cenci

    russians:we will never surrender to germany germany: sends a guy who gives good speeches, who was studying in switzerland, back to russia russia: listen here you little piece of shit

  • Gamer A
    Gamer A


  • GT GodSlayer
    GT GodSlayer

    B O Y .

  • Matthew Thomas
    Matthew Thomas

    This is still my personal favorite, Rasputin's reveal is prefect.

  • Casey Flynn
    Casey Flynn

    I have seen this video like 5 times and I only just now noticed Waldo in the crowd XD

  • Linus Pog Tips
    Linus Pog Tips

    France: yo wanna try x ? Nah let's do y. What about z? Yeah I fuck it.

  • Ahmad Waleed
    Ahmad Waleed

    Oh naaa dude, this RASPUTIN guy is hella freaky. Ima have a hard time sleeping tonight.

  • Aishwary Gaonkar
    Aishwary Gaonkar

    Well the part where he said "even People like you can get a GF" - I guess that would have been a real convincing point at that time for youngsters who chose Communism.

  • Manjula rajendran
    Manjula rajendran


  • Michael Fisher
    Michael Fisher

    Thumbnail’s a bit wrong, Tsar Nick was not Lenin’s opponent, he abdicated in March 1917, long before Lenin’s October Revolution.

  • Ketan Vemula
    Ketan Vemula

    Can you do 1857 revolution

  • Mustafa Hamidzada
    Mustafa Hamidzada

    im in english rn trying to research the russian revolution for my speech this is actually helping me, thanks lad

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    Unspecified Character

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  • John Smith
    John Smith

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