The House Un-American Activities Committee opens hearings investigating Communist activity in Hollywood.
Meeting with the heads of government
Public holiday to celebrate the day of unconditional surrender by the armed forces of Nazi Germany.
Major leaders waited on general elections
Japan surrendered ending WWII officially
Hollywood entertainment professionals on the suspicion that their work was communist-inspired
secretary of state announced a plan to assist devastated nations in Europe after WWII
First major international crises of the Cold War. The Soviet Union blocked all railways, roads and and sectors of the western allies under Berlin allied control.
the USSR successfully detonates its first atomic bomb
Mao Zedong announces that the new Chinese government will be "under the leadership of the Communist Party of China."
He came forth with a list of people in the State Department who were known members of the American Communist Party triggering an outburst of American fear.
War between Korea and United Nations
a couple charged of giving atomic secrets to the soviet
The Vietnamese were given guns, money, places to shoot, and an option to fight, it was a great opportunity for a third world country.
The American people chose their new president
A barrier built between Berlin and the rest of the world
JFK announced we had misses, bluffing, the missile crisis started
man first set foot on the moon
The wall built to separate communists and capitalism falls
The soviet union ended putting an end to the cold war