Cold War Intro Timeline

Events

Germany Invades USSR

June 22, 1941

Attack on Pearl Harbor

December 7, 1941

Tehran Conference

November 28, 1943

D-Day

June 6 1944

Yalta Conference

February 4, 1945

FDR Dies, Truman POTUS

April 1945

Potsdam Conference

July, 1945

Hiroshima Bombing

August 6, 1945

Nagasaki Bombing

August 9 1945

Two Camps Speech

Feb 9 1946

Kennan's Long Telegram

Feb 22 1946

Iron Curtain Speech

March 5 1946

Truman Doctrine Announced

March 12 1947

Marshall Plan Introduced

June 5, 1947

Czechoslovak coup

Feb 1948

NATO Formed

March 17 1948

Berlin Blockade

June 24, 1948 - May 12, 1949

West Germany Created

Sep 21 1949

East Germany Created

Oct 7 1949