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Yalta Conference

02/04/1945 - 02/11/1945

Potsdam Conference

07/17/1945 - 08/01/1945

NATO formed

04/1949

The Geneva Summit

1955

The Warsaw Pact was formed

1955

The Paris Summit

05/1960

Kennedy & Khrushchev meet in Vienna

06/1961

Partial Test Ban Treaty

1963

USA

First successful detonation of the atomic bomb

07/16/1945

George Kennan's Long Telegram

02/22/1946

Churchill's Iron Curtain Speech

03/06/1946

Creation of Bizonia

01/1947

Truman Doctrine

03/12/1947

Marshall Plan

06/05/1947

USA developed hydrogen bombs

11/1952

"Open Skies" proposal

1955

Gaither Report

1957

Camp David talks

09/1959

JFK became president

1961

Bay of Pigs

04/1961

Operation Quick Kick

03/1962

US intelligence observe "activity" on Cuba

08/1962

SAM sites discovered by USA on Cuba

09/1962

American U-2 spy planes discover Soviet missile sites on Cuba

10/14/1962

ExComm's first meeting

10/16/1962

Kennedy announces quarantine

10/22/1962

US U-2 spy plane shot down over Cuba

10/27/1962

USSR

Novikov's response

09/1946

Cominform created

07/1947

USSR walked out of tripartite talks

07/1947

USSR first tests of atomic bomb

08/1949

Stalin died

1953

USSR developed hydrogen bombs

08/1953

USSR developed ICBMs

05/1957

Sputnik launched

10/1957

Khrushchev decides to send nuclear missiles to Cuba

05/1962

Soviet ships begin to withdraw en route to Cuba

10/25/1962

Khrushchev decided to withdraw missiles

10/29/1962

Europe

Provisional Government of National Unity formed

06/1945

Truman coal

04/1946

General Clay reparations

05/1946

Nikola Petkov won over 20% of the popular vote

10/1946

Britain can't aid Greece

02/1947

Other political parties banned in Bulgaria

04/1947

Non-communists resigned in Czechoslovakia

02/1948

Deutschmark introduced

06/23/1948

Berlin Blockade

06/24/1948 - 05/1949

FRG & GDR separate

10/1949

FRG joins Council of Europe

11/1949

Pleven Plan

09/1950

General Treaty

05/1952

Austrian State Treaty

05/1955

Harold MacMillan proposed summit on Berlin

03/1959

Berlin Wall construction

08/13/1961

Asia/ Africa/South America/Other

Chinese communists successful

1949

Mao's Moscow visit

12/1949

The Korean War

1950 - 1953

Chinese enter Korean War

11/1950

China's conflict in Taiwan

1958

Balista overthrown, replaced by Castro

1959