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US Arms Race

Atomic bomb first used

August, 1945

Korean War

1950 - 1953

Hydrogen Bomb

1952

Lockheed U-2

April 1955

Cuban Missile Crisi

October 1962

Test Ban Treaty

1963

Soviet Arms Race

Soviet Atomic Bomb detonated

August 29, 1949

Death of Joseph Stalin

March 5, 1953

First Soviet Hydrogen Bomb

November 22, 1955

US Space Race

Explorer 1

1958

First man on the moon

13 September 1959

Soviet Space Race

Sputnik 1

1957

Sputnik 2

November 3, 1957

Salyut 1 (Soviet Space Station

April 19, 1971