His wife was killed as well. This leads to WW1 in Europe. The U.S. remains neutral.
Nearly 1,200 people, including 128 American citizens Die.
Did not have an "official" start.
The war has now spread to Africa, The Philippines, India, Pakistan, and Indochina.
Several people in the U.S., Canada, and Britain were arrested as Soviet spies.
George Kennan, an American diplomat in Moscow sends a telegram to Washington D.C. with details stating that the Soviet Union is preparing to invade surrounding countries.
Joseph Stalin ordered for East Berlin to be separated from West Berlin.
The U.S. learns that the Soviet Union has also harnessed the power of the atomic bomb.
MacArthur launches a counter-attack against the North Koreans, sending them back to the 38th parallel.
North Korean troops invade South Korea.