European Russia

Main

Sino-Soviet Split

1960 - 1989

Cuban Missile Crissis

October 16, 1962 - October 28, 1962

Treaty with Samoli

July 11,1974

Soviet War in Afganistan

December 1979 - February 1989

Leonid Brezhnev Died

November 10, 1982

Yuri Andropov elected General Secratery

November 12, 1982

Andropov Died

February 9, 1984

Chernobyl Disaster

26 April 1986

Singing Revolution

1987 - 1991

Boris Yeltsin Elected as Prsident

June 12, 1991

Russian Constitutional Crisis

September 21, 1993 - October 4, 1993

Yeltsin Reelected as President

July 3, 1996

Yeltsin Resigns Vladimir Putin becomes President

December 31, 1999

Putin elected as president

March 26, 2000

Putin wins re-election

March 14, 2004

Dmitry Medvedev wins election

March 2, 2008

New Start Treaty with United States

April 8, 2010

Putin becomes president again

March 4, 2012