Cold War Timeline

Main

Yalta Conference

February 4, 1945

Potsdam COnference

July 16, 1945

VJ-Day

August 14, 1945

Hollywood Blacklist

1947

Marshall Plan

June 5, 1947

The House Un-American Activites

October 1947

Joe McCarthy Begins Communist Witch Trials

February 9, 1950

Start of Vietnam

July 1, 1954

JFK Elected President

November 8, 1960

Rise of Berlin Wall

August 13, 1961

Cuban Missile Crisis

October 15, 1962

Apollo 11

July 20, 1969

Fall of the Berlin Wall

1989

Soviet Union Collapses

1991

"End" of Cold War

August 1991