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Yalta Conference

February 4, 1945

WW2 Ends in Europe

May 7, 1945

Pottsdam Conference

July 17, 1945

Hiroshima bombing

August 6, 1945

Truman Doctrine

March 12, 1947

CIA

September 18, 1947

Hollywood Ten

October 27, 1947

Marshall Plan

April 3, 1948

Berlin Airlift

June 24, 1948

Alger Hiss

August 3, 1948

NATO

April 4, 1949

Soviet Union explodes first bomb

August 29, 1949

Race for H-Bomb

September 23, 1949

Communists win Chinese Civil War

October 1, 1949

McCarthyism

February 9, 1950

Korean War

June 25, 1950

Ethel and Julius Rosenberg

March 6, 1951

Warsaw Pact

May 14, 1955

Brinkmanship

January 16, 1956

Hungarian Uprising

October 23, 1956

Eisenhower Doctrine

January 5, 1957

Space Race

October 4, 1957

USSR Launches Sputnik

October 4, 1957

Fidel Castro becomes premier

February 16, 1959

U-2 Incident

May 1, 1960