The Cold War Timespan
Beginning of the Cold WarIt's when the Cold War Began.
Cuba and other country's started to become communist countries.
Became one of the longest wars in history.
The Korean WarNorth Korea Invaded South Korea.
We took sides with South Korea.
The US. backed out of the war
U-2 Spy PlaneDesigned by the US.
Could fly as high as 70,000 feet
Couldn't be reached by anti aircraft weapons
Vietnam WarThe US. supported South Vietnam
A very brutal battle
Ended in 1975
SputnikWas created by Russia
It was the first satellite in space
The US. Were afraid that they were falling behind in technology.
Bay of PigsAn invasion of the Bay in Cuba
Led by the US.
The US. won
The Berlin WallCut off west Berlin from east Berlin
Created by Germany
Fell on October 3rd 1990
The Cuban Missile CrisisThe Cuban's had missiles Pointed at Russia
It made the Russians withdrawal their missiles
The leader was Fidel Castro
First Man on the MoonNeil Armstrong was the first man on the moon
He was from the USA.
It was part of the Apollo 11
The Collapse of the Soviet UnionTurned into 15 different countries.
End of the Cold War.
Created many alliances of military and Economic All over the globe.