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1

French invasion of the Ruhr valley

1923

2

Berlin Wall built

1961

3

Japan invaded China

1937

4

Brezhnev doctrine

1968

5

Warsaw Pact officially ends

1991

6

Korean War

1950

7

Hitler's "10 year friendship" pact with Poland

1934

8

USSR boycotts LA Olympics

1984

9

USA's Atlas ICBM

1957

10

Hungary opens border with Austria

May 1989

11

Soviet troops invade Czechoslovakia

21st August 1968

12

USA develops hydrogen bomb

1952

13

Berlin blockade

1948

14

The Tet Offensive

1968

15

Geneva summit (Reagan and Gorbachev)

1985

16

Hitler takes over rest of Czechoslovakia

March 1939

17

SALT 2 treaty (NOT RATIFIED)

1979

18

Young plan

1929

19

Italy leaving League

1937

20

Ceasefire in Vietnam

1973

21

Geneva protocol

1924

22

Germany reunified

1990

23

Tehran conference

November-December 1943

24

Dawes plan

1924

25

Great Depression

1929

26

Warsaw Pact

1955

27

Aaland Islands dispute

1921

28

Communist party takes over Czechoslovakia

February 1948

29

USSR invades Afghanistan

December 1979

30

Marshall plan

1947

31

Berlin airlift

June 1948-May 1949

32

Nuclear test ban treaty

1963

33

Anti-communism leader, Boris Yeltsin, elected

1991

34

Hitler brings in military conscription in Germany

1935

35

Comecon was set up

1949

36

USSR hydrogen bomb

1955

37

President Johnson sends in more troops and begins bombing campaign against North Vietnam

1963

38

Hitler invades Poland

1st September 1939

39

USSR getting expelled from League

1939

40

Treaty of Lausanne

1923

41

Yalta conference

February 1945

42

Japan signed treaty with Germany

1936

43

Gorbachev abandons Brezhnev doctrine

1988

44

Potsdam conference

August 1945

45

Introduction of martial law in Poland by Jaruzelski

1981

46

My Lai massacre

1968

47

Saar returns to Germany after plebiscite

January 1935

48

USA boycotts Moscow Olympics

1980

49

Germany and Japan leaving LoN

1933

50

Ceasefire agreed in Korea

1953

51

Treaty of Trianon

1920

52

Truman doctrine

1947

53

Reduction of weapons and troops in soviet armed forces

1988

54

Stalin dies and Khrushchev comes to power

1953

55

Soviets tanks invade Hungary

1956

56

Gorbachev comes to power

1985

57

Soviets test fired first ICBM

1957

58

Fall of communist government because of anti-communist demonstrations

December 1989

59

Rapallo treaty

1922

60

Treaty of St Germain

1919

61

Anti-Comintern pact

1937

62

Hitler threatens Czechoslovakia

May 1938

63

Treaty of Sevrès

1920

64

Geneva summit

1955

65

Iron curtain speech

1946

66

USSR withdraws forces from Afghanistan

1988

67

USA dropped atomic bombs on Japan

August 1945

68

Invasion of Abyssinia

October 1935

69

Hitler becomes chancellor

1933

70

Geneva conference

1954

71

Anschluss

March 1938

72

Hungarian uprising

October 1956

73

Most troops are withdrawn from Vietnam

1972

74

Helsinki agreement

1975

75

Fall of the Berlin Wall

November 1989

76

Prague spring in Czechoslovakia

1968

77

Kellogg-brand pact

1928

78

Free elections held in Poland where solidarity wins and new non-communist government

June 1989

79

Failed coup in USSR and end of Russian communism

1991

80

Brezhnev-Nixon summits

1972

81

Germany surrenders

May 1945

82

Italy invading Corfu

1923

83

USSR explodes A-bomb

1949

84

Solidarity in Poland

1980

85

Nazi-Soviet pact

August 1939

86

Khrushchev visits the USA

1959

87

Bay of pigs

April 1961

88

Further nationwide strikes in Poland that forced government to negotiate with solidarity

1988

89

U-2 spy planes detect soviet missiles in Cuba

1962

90

When did the league begin

January 1920

91

China and North Korea capture Seoul

January 1951

92

Treaty of Neuilly

1919

93

Hitler sends troops into the Rhineland

March 1936

94

Disarmament INF treaty

1987

95

Washington conference

1921

96

Ronald Reagan becomes president

1980

97

Rome-Berlin axis

1936

98

Upper Silesia dispute

1921

99

Cuban missile crisis

1962

100

Anglo-German naval agreement

1935

101

Locarno treaties

1925

102

Austrian state treaty

1955

103

Greece invading Bulgaria

1925

104

Revolution in Romania and dictator Nicolae Ceausescu was excited

Christmas 1989

105

U-2 American spy plane shot down

1960

106

NATO

1949

107

Munich conference

29th September 1938

108

Japanese invasion of Manchuria

September 1931

109

UN forces drove North Korea back over 38th parallel

September 1950

110

Pact of steel

1939

111

SALT 1 treaty

1972

112

When was the treaty of Versailles signed?

June 1919