• Armistice SIgned Ending Korean War

    Armistice SIgned  Ending Korean War
    The Armistice", is the armistice at the end of World War I, on 11 November 1918, signed near Compiègne, France, and effective at the "eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month."
  • HUAC formed

    HUAC formed
    The House Committee of Un-American Activites was formed to investigate the House of Representatives
  • Yalta Conference

    Yalta Conference
    Meeting of leaders of the U.S. the U.K. and the Soviet Union to discuss the reorganization of states in War-torn Europe
  • United Nations Formation

    United Nations Formation
    ORganization founded in 1945 to promote peace
  • Potsdam Conference

    Potsdam Conference
    Meeting in Germany of the US UK and USSR to discuss the punishment of the defeated NAZI's
  • Truman Doctrine

    Truman Doctrine
    Promise by Truman to help nations strugling against communist movements.
  • Marshall Plan

    Marshall Plan
    Foreign policy that offered aid to Western European countries after WWII
  • Berlin Airlift

    Berlin Airlift
    Program in which U.S. and British pilots flew supples to West Berlin during a Soviet Blockade..
  • NATO formation

    NATO formation
    North Atlantic Treaty Organization, military alliance formed to Soviet expansion
  • Era of McCarthyism begins

    Era of McCarthyism begins
    Era of Anticommunism.
  • North Korean INvasion of South Korea

    North Korean INvasion of South Korea
    The North Korean Inasion of South Korea caught the United States and South Korea themselves wholly by surprise but tey pulled through and succeeded.
  • Rosenberg Execution

    Rosenberg Execution
    Family that was found guilty of relaying military secrets to the Soviets.
  • Warsaw Pact

    Warsaw Pact
    MIllitary alliance of the Soviet Union and the Satellite States
  • Sputnik

    Soviets launch a satelite into space.
  • First Man in Space

    First Man in Space
    Yuri Gagarin was the first man in space and he was a Soviet cosmonaut
  • First American in Space

    First American in Space
    Alan Shepard was the first American in space.
  • Creation of the Berlin Wall

    Creation of the Berlin Wall
    Built by the German Republic to separate Berlin from East Germany.
  • FIrst man on the moon

    FIrst man on the moon
    Neil Armstrong was the first man to walk on the moon.