Chapter 7, History Timeline
By Michala Gonzales
The United Nations was established.
10 october 1945
President Truman institutes the "Truman Doctrine"
Stalin institutes the Berlin Blockade.
June 24, 1948 - May 11, 1949
US discovers Soviet Union tested atomic bomb.
Nato was established
West Germany begins to prosper.
North Korea crosses the thirty-eighth parallel.
Republicans nominate Dwight D Eisenhower as Presidential candidate.
Soviet Union organzied the Warsaw Pact
Soviet Union has successful method of launching nuclear weapons
Castro leads revolution in Cuba
Khrushchev approved contruction of Berline Wall.
Kennedy passes 10 Year Alliance
Kennedy approves attempt to overthrow Castro.
Kennedy learns of secret plans for invasion
The conflict in Vietnam begins
Nixon visits China and Soviet Union
US troops are pulled from Vietnam
Reagan and Gorbachev sign Nuclear Force Treaty
Soviet Union collapses