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world leaders

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Rosevelt

1933 - 1945

D-day

1944

V-D-day

1945

Truman

1945 - 1953

Yalta Conference

feb 1945

UN Created

April 25 1945

Potsdam Conference

July 17, 1945

Nuremburg Trials

november 20 1945

Containment

1946

Marshal Plan

1947 - 1951

Truman Doct

1947

NATO

1949

Eisenhower

1953 - 1961

Geneva Accords

1954

Warsaw Pact

1955

U-2

1960

kennedy

1961 - 1963

Johnson

1963 - 1969

nixon

1969 - 1974

SALT I and II

1972

Detente

1972

Ford

1974 - 1977

Carter jr.

1977 - 1981

Camp David Accords

1979

Reagan

1981 - 1989

Iran-Contra Affair

1983

Glasnost

1985

Perestroika

1985

Bush

1989 - 1993

communist

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Beginning and Fall of Communism/Berlin Wall

1920 - 1991

Stalin

1924 - 1953

Iron Curtain

1946 - 1956

Berlin Airlift-

June 1948

Khruschev

1953 - 1964

Berlin Wall

1961 - 1989

Brezhnev

1962 - 1982

Gorbachev

1990 - 1991

middle east

Munich Olympic attacks

1972

Shah of Iran overthrown

1979

*Iranian Hostage Crisis

1979

Persian Gulf War

1990 - 1991

Osama bin Laden

2001

Patriot Act

2001

Iraq/Afghanistan Invasions

2001

Europe

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Asia

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Selective Service

1917

Ho Chi Minh

1924

Pearl Harbor-VJ Day

1941

Chinese Civil War

1944 - 1947

38th Parallel

1945

Iwo Jima

February 1945

Potsdam Conference

July 17 1945

Hiroshima and Nagasaki

August 1945

Korean War

1950

MacArthur fired

1950

Munich Olympic attacks

1954

Viet Cong

1957

Gulf of Tonkin Resolutions

1964

Tet Offensive

1968

My Lai

1968

Pentagon Papers

1971

western hemisphere

House on Un-American Activities Com

1947

Hiss, Alger

1948

Rosenberg, Julius and Ethel

1950

Duck and Cover

1957

Castro, Fidel

1959

Bay of Pigs Invasion

1961

Cuban Missile Crisis

1962

Cold War Competition

Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) vs. KGB

1951

H-Bomb tests in US and USSR

1952

Nuclear Arms Race

1952

Sputnik

1957

Intercontinental Ballistic Missiles (ICBM)

1957

NASA

1958

Space Race

1961

John Glenn

1962

Strategic Defense Initiative (Star Wars)

1984