Arms and Space Race Timeline

US Arms Race

July 16, 1945
November 1, 1952
1955
November 28, 1958
July 20, 1960

Soviet Union Arms Race

August 29, 1949
August 12, 1953
August 21, 1957
September 10, 1960
October 30, 1961

US Space Race

January 31, 1958
October 1, 1958
August 18, 1960
August 14, 1966
July 20, 1969

Soviet Union Space Race

October 4, 1957
November 3, 1957
April 12, 1961
June 16, 1963
March 8, 1965