HUSH Timeline

Main

Europe

Beginning and Fall of Communism/Berlin Wall

1920 - 1991

Reagan

D-day

1944

Truman

Nuremburg Trials

November 20 1945 - October 1 1946

Truman

Iron Curtain

1946 - 1956

Truman

Berlin Airlift

June 1948 - May 1949

Truman

Berlin Wall

1961 - 1989

JFK

Detente

1972

Nixon

Glasnost

1985

Policy to help ensure openness and transparency in the soviet union

Perestroika

1985

Reagan

Asia

Hiroshima and Nagasaki

August 6 1945 - August 9 1945

The American armies dropped 2 bombs in Japan. Caused mass destruction and ended warfare between Japan and the allies.

Munich Olympic attacks

1954

Middle East

Yalta Conference

Feb 1945

FDR

Potsdam Conference

July 17 1945 - August 2 1945

Truman

Geneva Accords

1954

Plan to keep peace in various countries in the middle east

Iranian Hostage Crisis

1979

Carter

Shah of Iran overthrown

1979

Carter

Camp David Accords

1979

Peace treaty signed between Egypt and Israel.

Iran-Contra Affair

1983

Reagan

Persian Gulf War

1990 - 1991

Saddam's attack on Kuwait.

Iraq/Afghanistan Invasions

2001

W

Americas

Pearl Harbor-VJ Day

December 7 1941

The Japanese army attacked Pearl Harbor located in Ohau Hawaii

V -E Day

May 8 1945

Truman

Containment

1946

Type of foreign policy.

Truman Doct

1947

Doctrine to bring in all people subjugated or oppressed by out side pressures.

U-2

1960

A jet fighter that was made in the Americas and ended up dropping bombs in Japan

Patriot Act

2001

A document signed by bush stating that The U.S Will fight against terrorism

World Wide

UN Created

April 25 1945

Truman

Marshal Plan

1947 - 1951

American program to aid Europe.

NATO

1949

Truman

Domino Effect

1954

Eisenhower

Warsaw Pact

1955

Peace treaty between 8 countries.

SALT I and II

1972

Build up of weapons, stated in treaties.

Munich Olympic attacks

1972

Nixon

Leaders

Stalin

1924 - 1953

Calvin Coolidge, Hoover, FDR, Truman, Eisenhower

Khruschev

1953 - 1964

Lead the Soviet Union

Brezhnev

1964 - 1982

General Secretary of The C.c.

Hussein, Saddam

1990

H.W

Gorbachev

15 March 1990 - 25 December 1991

General Secretary of the C.C.

Osama bin Laden

2001

W