cold war timeline

Arms Race

dropping the a bomb on hiroshima duck and cover

august 6, 1945

the day we finnaly tested H Bomb

november 1, 1952

collapse of arms race

1991

Space Race

us explorer 1

1951

john glenn orbit earth

feb 20, 1962

apollo 8

dec 1968

first man on moon

july 20, 1969

soviets arm race

soviet 1 atomic bomb

aug 29, 1949

russian h bomb testing

august 12, 1953

soviet h bomb testing

october, 1957

china's h bomb

1967

collapse of the arms race

1991

soviets space race

sputnik

1956

1 satelite in orbit

october 4, 1957

1 yuri gagarin vostok

april 12, 1961