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The Cold War .

1945 - 1991

Gaining Independence .

1946

The Philippines Gained It's Independence From The United States .

Breaking A Soviet Blockade .

1948

The United States Break A Soviet Blockade By Bringing Food , Fuel , And Supplies To The People Of Berlin Who Desperately Needed It .

Korean War .

1950

The Korean War Begins In 1950 .

Coming Into Power .

1959

Fidel Castro Comes Into Power In Cuba .

Friendship 7 .

1962

A Rocket With Astronaut , John Glenn , Aboard Blasts Off For An Entire Orbit Around The Earth .

Troops Fighting In Vietnam .

1968

More Than Half A Million American Troops Are Fighting In The Country Of Vietnam .

Removing The Last Of The Troops .

1974

The United States Removes The Last Of Its Combat Troops From The Country Of South Vietnam .

Winning Over Control .

1975

Communists Win Control Over All Of South Vietnam , Which Causes Them To Win The Vietnam War .