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Potsdam Conference

1945

The big 3 leaders of the Allies get together to conference.

Yalta Conference

1945

WW2 Meeting of the heads

VJ-Day

1945

Japan formally announces the defeat from America

Marshall Plan is Announced

1947

large scale rescue program to aid Europe

House Un-American Activities Committe

1947

Communist activity in hollywood

Hollywood Blacklisting

1947 - 1951

Holly communism party

Berlin Brockade

1948 - 1949

11 month soviet union blockade against west Berlin

Mao Zedong takes control of China

1949

Killed over 45 million people in his Reign

Soviet Explodes First Atomic Bomb

1949

The first atomic bomb exploded by USSR

Julius and Ethel Rosenberg

1950 - 1953

Was arrested for allegedly passing atomic secrets to the Russians

Joe McCarthy Begins Communist Witch Hunt

1950

Where he brought forth a list of Communist leaders known as American Communist Party

Korean War Start and End

1950 - 1953

The start and finish of the Korea war

Vietnam War

1954 - 1975

I war in Vietnam, the longest war

John F. Kennedy Elected President

1960

On Nov. 8th 1960, John F. Kennedy defeated Richard Nixon and Became the 44th President

The Rise of Berlin Wall

1961

When the Berlin wall was made

Cuban Missile Crisis

1962

For 13 days we feared Cuba was going to launch a missile

Apollo 11 Lands on Moon

1969

Apollo lands on the moon, we won the moon race

The fall of the Berlin Wall

1989

The fall of the Berlin Wall

Fall Of The Soviet Union

1991

When the Soviet Union fell and the Cold War stopped, it didnt end.