Arms & Space Race

United States Space Race

Monkey Launched Into Space

1958

NASA is formed

1958

First American Satellite Launched

1958

US launches Little Joe ll

1959

First Man On The Moon

1969

United States Arms Race

US joins naval arms race

1890

V-2 Rockets

1944

Dropped the Atomic bomb on Heroshema

August 6 1945

US Tests Hydrogen Bomb

1950

Harry Truman Resigns

1952

Soviet Union Arms Race

Stalin Dies

1953

USSR Tests H Bomb

1953

Malenkov Takes leadership of USSR

1954

USSR Tests First Tsar Bomb

1961

USSR invades Afganistan

1976

Soviet Union Space Race

Luna ll Launched

1952

First Animal Launched Into Space

1957

Sputnik Launch

October 4, 1957

First Human Launch

1960

USSR launches First woman into space

1962