Yalta Conference- U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, and Soviet Premier Joseph Stalin made important decisions regarding the future progress of the war and the postwar world.the conference opened on February 4 ended February 11, 1945.
Day-May 8th 1945 , VE day victory in Europe, war took 50 million lives, making germany surrender, Allies celebrated
Postdam Conference-Big Three Soviet leader Joseph Stalin, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, and U.S. PresidentHarry Truman--met in Potsdam, Germany, from July 17 to August 2, 1945, to negotiate terms for the end of World War II.
VJ- Day-term has been applied to both of the days on which the initial announcement of Japan's surrender – to the afternoon of August 15, 1945, in Japan, and, because of time zone differences, to August 14, 1945 (when it was announced in the United States and the rest of the Americas and Eastern Pacific Islands) – as well as to September 2, 1945, when the signing of the surrender document occurred, officially ending World War II.
End of WWII-formal paperwork was signed on September 2, 1945 (Japan time, Sept 1, 1945 US time
Julius and Ethel Rosenberg are convicted of passing atomic secrets to the Soviet Union.
The first event of Communist interrogation happened in March 1951. Film star Larry parks was questioned by a congregational committee investigating Communist activity in America. Parks admitted that he joined in 1941 because it was the most Liberal party he could find
Vietnam War begins and ends.
Berlin Wall falls on August 13, 1961
He was president from 1961 to 1963
Rise of Berlin Wall-August 13, 1961
Cuban Missile Crisis
Apollo 11 lands on the moon
The House Un-American Activities Committee opens hearings investigating Communist activity in Hollywood.
November 9, 1989 was erected in the dead of night and for 28 years kept East Germans from fleeing to the West
Soviet union collapsed in 1991