Cold War

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George Marshall

1880 - 1959

American soldier and statesmen, leadership role in WWII and after, chief of staff US Army.

Harry Truman

1884 - 1972

33rd president of the US

Ho Chi Minh

1890 - 1969

Vietnamese communist revolutionary leader, prime minister, and president of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam.

Mao Zedong

1893 - 1976

Chinese communist revolutionary, founding father of Peoples Republic of China.

Deng Xiaoping

1904 - 1997

Chinese politician and reformist, led China toward a market economy.

Ronald Reagan

1911 - 2004

American actor and politician, 40th preisdent of US.

John Kennedy

1917 - 1963

35th president of the US, assassinated

Mikhail Gorbachev

1931 - 2014

Former soviet statesmen. 7th leader of soviet union.

Korean War

1950 - 1953

War between South Korea and North Korea, Us supported south and China supported the north.

Cuban Missile Crisis

1962

JFK forced Russia to remove their missiles from Cuba.