Costing $1.075 trillion in 1945, and over 233 million lives, the most destructive conflict in human history.
This major naval battle between The U.S. and Japan resulted in begining of the end in the pacfic theator
The Cold War dominated most of the 20th century, and was the driveing force behind many events after World War II.
China becoming communist started the red scare in the United States, and set china on the path to becoming a world power.
The creation of NATO created allies aginst the USSR, and other golbal Threats
The Korean War was the first of many proxy wars between the U.S. and U.S.S.R.
The communeist equlivent of NATO, The result was the other side of what could have been World War III.
This was the first time Humans landed on the moon