Cold War Timeline

By Alexander Carpenter

Development of the PRC

June 19 1945 - Sept. 9 1976
Aug 14 1945
October 1 1949
1958 - 1960
1966 - 1976
February 21 1972 - February 28 1972
Sept. 9 1976
7 October 1976 - 28 June 1981
13 December 1982 - 2 November 1987

Berlin

February 1945
May 8 1945
June 1948 - May 1949
June 20 1948
November 27 1958
August 13 1961 - August 31 1961
3 September 1971
12 June 1987
9 November 1989
October 3 1990

The Vietnam War

Sept. 2 1945
26 October 1955 - 2 November 1963
1 November 1955
Jan. 9 1962 - 1971
2 November 1963
30 April 1975

The Korean War

Aug 15 1945
Sept. 8 1945
25 June 1950
27 July 1953

NATO and the Warsaw Pact

17 March 1948
4 April 1949
14 May 1955
23 October 1956 - 10 November 1956
20 August 1968
1971
25 February 1991

The Cuban Missile Crisis

17 April 1961
July 1961
June 17 1962 - Oct. 24 1962
Oct 27 1962