Communism and the Cold War

Main

Collapse of Qing Empire

1912

World War I

1914 - 1918

Vladimir Lenin's Reign

1917 - 1924

Collapse of Russion Empire

1917

Russian Five Year Plans

1928 - 1991

World War II

1937 - 1945

Vietnamese independence from France

1945 - 1954

Mao Zedong's Reign

1949 - 1976

NATO

1949

Warsaw Pact

1953

Chinese Five Year Plans

1953 - 2013

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