A group that investigated possible subversive activities by fascists. (communists)
United Nations Formation
In the declaration, representatives of 26 nations pledged to fight together against the Axis powers during the Second World War.
The big 3 held a meeting to discuss what they should do about about the other countries.
The Big 3 met again to discuss the situation with the other countries.
Truman's promise to aid nations struggling against communist movements.
Truman signed the act establishing the Economic Cooperation Administration (ECA) to administer the Marshall Plan.
When the United States and Britain went to aid Western Germany because Stalin blocked transportation to Western Germany.
The North Atlantic Treaty Organisation. A military alliance joining nations of Western Europe and North America..
Era of McCarthyism begins
McCarthyism is the name for the massive witch hunt that occured in the 1950's. Led by senator Joe McCarthy, the senate set out to find what communists were spreading propaganda across America. The first place they looked was at the movie industry.
North Korean Invasion of South Korea
When the North Korean troops crossed the thirty-eighth parallel in force.
Armistice Signed Ending Korean War
As says a peace treaty signed to end the Korean War.
The United States thoughted they were giving atomic secrets to Russia.
Warsaw Pact formation
Soviet Union's answer to the NATO
Sputnik 1 Launched
The first artifical satelite to orbit around the Earth by the Soviet Union.
First Man in space
The first man to ever be in space. he was from the USSR.
First American in Space
The first man from America in space after the USSR had one of their own orbit the Earth.
Creation of the Berlin Wall
Became a visible symbol of the reality of the two Germanys and the gulf between the communist East and the Democratic West.
First Man on the Moon
Neil Armstrong was the first man ever to walk on the moon.