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1

28th nov -1st dec 1943

tehran

2

oct 1944

percentages agreement

3

4-11tg feb 1945

yalta

4

16th July 1945

usa test atom bomb

5

17th july - 2nd august 1945

potsdam

6

6th august 1945

hiroshima

7

9th August 1945

nagasaki

8

5th march 1946

iron curtain speech

9

jan 1947

bizonia

10

12th march 1947

truman doctrine

11

june 1947

marshall aid announced

12

october 1947

cominform

13

feb 1948

communist coup in czechislovakia

14

24th june 1948 to 12th may 1949

berlin blockade

15

26th june 1948

betline airlift

16

4th april 1949

nato

17

august 1949

ussr nuke bomb

18

1st oct 1949

peoples rebublic of china

19

feb 1950

sino soviet treaty

20

14th april 1950

nsc 68 published

21

25th june 1950

korean war starts

22

19th october 1950

un forces capture pyongyang

23

nov 1950

china enters korean war

24

5th march 1953

stalin dies

25

27th July 1953

end if korean war

26

jan 1954

china bombs quemoy and matsu

27

may 1954

dien bien phu

28

july 1954

geneva accords

29

8th september 1854

seato

30

14th may 1955

warsaw pact

31

18th july 1955

geneva summit

32

23rd October to
10th November 1956

Hungarian uprising

33

4th october 1957

sputnik

34

july 1958

nasa

35

august 1958

china resumes bombing

36

jan 1959

castro gains power

37

1st may 1960

u2 spy plane

38

june 1961

vienna summit

39

13th august 1961

berlin wall built

40

14th to 28th august 1962

cuban missile crisis

41

june 1963

hotline

42

5th august
1963

test ban treaty

43

22nd nov 1963

kennedy assasinated

44

october 1964

khruschev loses power

45

june 1967

china nuke bomb

46

21st aug 1968

invasion of czechoslovakia

47

feb 1972

nixon visits china

48

26th may 1972

salt 1

49

october 1972 to march 1974

opec oil crisis

50

1st aug 1975

helsinki accords

51

may 1979

Thatcher

52

dec 1979

Afghanistan

53

dec 1980

martial law in poland

54

20th jan 1981

ronald reagan

55

march 1985

gorbachev

56

septembet 1989

hungary opens borders

57

9th november 1989

fall of berlin wall

58

3rd october 1990

reunification of germany

59

26th december 1991

ussr dissolved