Cold War

Events

Georges Kennan

1904 - 2005

The Long Telegram

Stalin

1922 - 1952

Soviet Union

1922 - 1991

New Deal

1933 - 1938

Franklin Delano Roosevelt

1933 - 1945

World War II

1939 - 1945

Cold War

1945 - 1991

Harry Truman

April 12, 1945 - 1953

Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings

6th of August 1945 - 9th of August 1945

The Long Telegram

February 1946

Truman Doctrine

March 12, 1947

First bomb test by Soviets

1949

NATO

April 4, 1949

National Security Council Report

1950

Korean War

25 June 1950 - 27 July 1953

Nikita Khrushchev

1953 - 1964

Dwight D. Eisenhower

January 20, 1953 - January 20, 1961

Staline's death

5 March 1953

Vietnam War

1 November 1955 - 30 April 1975

John Fitzgerald Kennedy

January 1961 - November 1963

Bay of Pigs Invasion

April 17, 1961

Cuban Missile Crisis

October 14, 1962 - October 28, 1962

Lyndon B. Johnson

November 22, 1963 - January 20, 1969

Leonid Brezhnev

14 October 1964 - 10 November 1982

Richard Nixon

January 20, 1969 - August 9, 1974

Nixon Doctrine

July 25, 1969

Gerald Ford

1974 - 1977