Cold War Timeline

Main

Marshall Plan

April 2, 1948

Berlin Airlift

June 15, 1948 - May 12, 1949

Korean War

June 25, 1950 - JUly 27, 1953

Vietnam War

1954 - 1973

Space Race

1957 - 1972

Bay of Pigs

April 17, 1961

Berlin Wall

August 13, 1961 - October 2, 1990

Cuban Misile Crisis

October 22, 1962 - October 28, 1962

Iranian Hostage Crisis

November 4, 1979 - January 21, 1981