Cold war

Foreign

Bombing hiroshima

08/06/45 - 8/7/45

United nations charter signed

04/15/46 - 4/16/46

Berlin airlift starts

June 24, 1948 - may 12, 1949

USSR explodes atomic bomb

8/29/1949 - 8/30/1949

Sputnik launched

10/04/1957 - 10/05/1957

U-2 plane shot down

05/01/60 - 5/2/60

Bay of pigs invasion

april 17, 1961 - april 18, 1961

Berlin wall constructed

08/13/1961 - 8/14/61

Cuban missile crises

october 16, 1962 - october 17, 62

Domestic

Truman is president

04/12/45 - 01/20/1953

V-J Day

05/08/1945 - 5/9/45

Marshall plan is created

03/01/47 - 3/2/47

Truman defeats dewey

1/1/48 - 1/2/48

Isreal is created

May 14, 1948 - May 15, 1948

Alger Hiss is convicted

01/21/50 - 1/22/50

38th parallel start of korean war

06/05/50 - 6/6/50

MacAurthour is fired

03/01/51 - 3/2/51

Eisenhoward is president

01/20/53 - 1/21/61

Rossenburges are exucuted

06/01/1953 - 06/2/1953

NASA is created

07/24/58 - 7/25/58

kennady is president

01/20/1961 - 11/22/1963

Limited nuclear test ban

10/07/63 - 10/8/63