Cold War Timeline

Timeline created by Isiah204
In History
  • Sputnik

     Sputnik
    The Soviet Union launched the Sputnik. The Sputnik was the event that started the space race.
  • Creation of NATO

    This was to stop the spread and expansion of communist. This caused the Warsaw pact to be made.
  • Creation of Warsaw Pact

    Creation of  Warsaw Pact
    The alignment of European nation into one of the two opposing camps. This made the political division of the European continent.
  • Sputnik

     Sputnik
    The Soviet Union launched the Sputnik. The Sputnik was the event that started the space race.
  • Construction of Berlin Wall

    Construction of Berlin Wall
    East Germany Built this wals to divide them. The building of this wall caused a crisis between the U.S. and Soviet Union.
  • Destruction of Berlin Wall

     Destruction of  Berlin Wall
    Crowds came around the Berlin Wall. they brought hammers and started to chip away at it themselves.
  • Cuban Missile Crisis

    Cuban Missile  Crisis
    The soviet Union was building nuclear
    weapons in cuba. The U.S. sent a blockaded to surround Cuba.
  • Moon landing

     Moon landing
    Apollo 11 was sent off. A few days latter the U.S. had landed the first man on the moon.
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    Berlin Airlift

    The Berlin airlift was at the end of WW2. France, Britain, and the United States didn’t know weather they would be able to keep Berlin or not. They thought The USSR would take it away. So food and supplies was flown into Berlin.
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    Berlin Airlift

    The Berlin airlift was at the end of WW2. France, Britain, and the United States didn’t know weather they would be able to keep Berlin or not. They thought The USSR would take it away. So food and supplies was flown into Berlin.
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    Korean War

    The war came to a stall and capulets started to stack up greatly. Some people thought it would spread and cause WW3. The war ended when the country was divided into two.
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    Vietnam War

    Three Million people were killed during the Vietnam war. The death toll was so high because two superpower countries where “fighting”.
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    Cuban Missile Crisis

    The soviet Union was building nuclear
    weapons in cuba. The U.S. sent a blockaded to surround Cuba.