cold war timeline

Arms Race

dropping abomb on hiroshima

1945

The day we finally tested H Bomb

1952

collapse of the arms race

1991

Space Race

us explorer 1

1951

john glen orbit earth

feb 20 1962

Apollo 8

dec 1968

first man into space

july 20 1969

Soviet Space Race

Sputnik

1957

1 Satilite in orbit

oct 4 1957

1 yuri gagarin vostok

april 12 1961

Soviet arms Race.

soviets 1st atomic bomb

aug 29 1949

H Bomb dropped

aug 12 1953

Dew Line

october 1957

china's H Bomb

1967

collapse of the arms race.

1991