Harry Potter Cold War Dates acronym

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1945-1956

Young - Yalta (February 1945)
Potter - Potsdam (July 1945)
Told - Truman Doctrine (1947)
Malfoy - Marshall Plan (1947)
‘Bout - Berlin Blockade (24th June 1948 - 12th May 1949)
Nimbus 2000 - NATO (4th April 1949)
Costing - Comecon (1949)
Knuts - Korean War (1950-53)
So (he) - Stalin dies (1953)
Went (to) - Warsaw Pact (1955)
Diagon alley - Detente begins after Khrushchev's speech (1956)

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1956-1968

Harry - Hungarian Uprising (October 1956)
Utimately - U2 incident (1960)
Became - Berlin Wall erected (August 1961)
Brilliant - Bay of Pigs (April 1961)
Conjuring - Cuban Missile Crisis (October 1962)
Patronuses - Prague Spring (1968)

and Boggarts - Brezhnev Doctrine (1968)

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1971-1991

Slytherin - SALT 1 (1972)
House - Helsinki Accords (1975)
Should - SALT 2 (1979)
Avada Kedavra - Afghanistan (December 1979)
Many - Moscow Olympics Boycotted (1980)
Gryffindors - Gorbachev becomes leader (1985)
In - INF Treaty (1987)
the Burrow - Berlin Wall knocked down (November 1989)
END OF - End of Communism (1991)

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