Cold War

Main

Bolshevik Revolution

1917

Lenin comes to power

Woodrow Wilson's 14 points

1918

Comintern established by Bolshevik Russia

1919

World War Two

1939 - 1945

Grand Alliance

1941

USA, GB, USSR against Germany, Italy and Japan

Nazi Germany invades USSR

1941

Tehran

1943

Big Three meet

Yalta Conference

February 1945

VE Day

8 May 1945

End of WW2 against Germany

Potsdam Conference

17 July 1945 - 2 August 1945

Hiroshima Bomb

6 August 1945

VJ Day

2 September 1945

End of war against Japan