Cold War US History Timeline

Timeline created by Cooldu6
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    Cold War

  • United States First Uses Atom Bomb in War

    United States First Uses Atom Bomb in War
  • Chinese Communist Mao Zedong Takes Control of China

    Chinese Communist Mao Zedong Takes Control of China
  • US Senator Joe McCarthy Begins Communist Witch Hunt

    US Senator Joe McCarthy Begins Communist Witch Hunt
  • Cuba Taken Over by Fidel Castro

    Cuba Taken Over by Fidel Castro
  • Construction Begins on Berlin Wall

    Construction Begins on Berlin Wall
  • Apollo 11 Lands on the Moon

    Apollo 11 Lands on the Moon
  • SALT I Signed

    SALT I Signed
  • SALT II Signed

    SALT II Signed
  • Mikhail Gorbachev Takes Power in the USSR

    Mikhail Gorbachev Takes Power in the USSR
  • Berlin Wall Falls

    Berlin Wall Falls
  • Boris Yeltsin Elected President of Russia

    Boris Yeltsin Elected President of Russia
  • Dissolution of the Soviet Union; End of Cold War

    Dissolution of the Soviet Union; End of Cold War