The Cold War

Events

Dumbraton Oaks Conference

August 21, 1944 - October 7, 1944

Iron Curtain

1945 - 1991

Potsdam Conference

July 17, 1945 - August 2, 1945

Nuremberg Trials

November 20, 1945 - October 1, 1946

Truman Doctrine

March 12, 1947

Marshall Plan

April 8, 1948

Berlin Blockade

June 24, 1948 - May 12, 1949

Arms Race

1949

North Atlantic Treaty Organization

April 4, 1949

McCarthyism

1950

Korean War

June 25, 1950 - July 27, 1953

Domino Theory

April 1954

Warsaw Pact

1955 - 1991

Bay of Pigs

April 17 1961 - April 19 1961

Cuban Missile Crisis

October 1962