Cold War Timeline

Timeline created by kiya
In History
  • Alger Hiss case

    Alger Hiss case
  • Russian revolution

    Russian revolution
    The Russian people were tired of being poor and hungry. They revolted and overthrew the government. This turned Russia into a communist country which is the opposite of everything the United States believes in.
  • Soviet bomb test

    Soviet bomb test
  • Potsdam Conference

    Potsdam Conference
    it was a meeting with the united states, Great Britain, USSR after WW11 to discuss the war against Germany. they decided to split Germany into four sections and that lead to conflict between Russia and united states
  • Atomic bomb

    Atomic bomb
    America dropped two bombs on Japan. it drastically changes the face of war fiar Russia stared woking harder on myaking a bomb
  • Truman Doctrine

    Truman Doctrine
    it was presented Truman's idea to stop communism. it was trying to stop russin expansion in the cold war
  • Iron Curtain

    Iron Curtain
    The Iron Curtain was the name for the boundary dividing Europe into two separate areas from the end of World War II. the term symbolizes Russia's attitude to sperate from non-communist countries. it created more conflict between the united states russia
  • Molotov Plan

    Molotov Plan
    the plan to give Finacial aid to eastern Europe after the war. this help the country rebuild and hopefully stay away from communism
    this shows that this country could fall into a communism
  • Marshall plan

    Marshall plan
  • Berlin Blockade

    Berlin Blockade
    Russa shuts off all access from East Berlin. this was a gresive move from russa
  • Berlin Airlift

    Berlin Airlift
    the united states flew in and dropped off supplies to the blocked off area of Berlin Germany so the people would not starve the U.S. decided to do that then go to war with russia
  • NATO

    NATO
  • Korean War

    Korean War