Communism and Cold War Timeline

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Collapse of Qing Empire

1912

World War I

1914 - 1918

Vladimir Lenin

1917 - 1924

Collapse of Russian Empire

1917

Five Year Plans (Russia)

1928 - 1991

World War II

1937 - 1945

Vietnamese Independence from France

1945

NATO

1949

Mao Zedong

1949 - 1976

Warsaw Pact

1953

Five Year Plans (China)

1953 - Present

Great Leap Forward

1958 - 1961

Cuban Independence

1959

Cuban Missile Crisis

1962

Thich Quang Duc Self-Immolation

1963

US War in Vietnam

1965 - 1973

1968 Uprisings

1968

Dissolution of the Soviet Union

1991