Project #2: "Changes"

Timeline created by NathalieM6
In History
  • Launch of Sputnik

    Launch of Sputnik
    Explanation of event: Although the US and Soviet Union were allied in World War 2, tensions were evident and grew when the war came to an end. This led to the Cold War in which the US and Soviet Union raced to see who could dominate international affairs and be known as the supreme power. At first the war was about a nuclear arms race, involvements in political and military conflicts in Third World countries, and massive propaganda campaigns, but it later evolved into a massive space race.
  • Bay of Pigs Invasion

    Bay of Pigs Invasion
  • Cuban Missile Crisis

    Cuban Missile Crisis
  • Assassination of John F. Kennedy

    Assassination of John F. Kennedy
  • Tet Offensive

    Tet Offensive
  • Hawks and Doves

    Hawks and Doves
  • Lunar Landing

    Lunar Landing