Reinhard Heydrich was in charge of the men that took over Czechoslovakia on Mar After fighting for a while, the Czechs made no more resistance against the Nazis and allowed them to take full control. This was before Reinhard Heydrich was assassinated.
Joseph Stalin with his son Vasily and daughter Svetlana at one of Stalin's dachas, former Soviet Union, June Both children are by Stalin's second wife, Nadezhda Alliluyeva. The photograph was taken by Stalin's head of personal security, Nikolai Vlasik.
The Congress of Soviets opens with the Bolsheviks firmly in control of Petrograd. The new government formed by the Bolsheviks swiftly passes sweeping decrees on peace, land, education, and the eight-hour day.