The Cold War Timeline

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The Cold War Timeline:-

1917: The Communist Revolution in Russia led to the fall of the Tsarist dictatorship. The fall led to the beginning of the Soviet Union.

1939: The Manhattan Project was created in secrecy under the Roosevelt administration to develop the first atomic bomb.

1939-1945: World War II was a war involving 70 nations. The war began when Nazi Germany invaded Poland.

1941: Germany invaded the Soviet Union during World War II on June 22, 1941.

1945: World War II ended when the Soviet Union defeated Berlin.

1948: The splitting of Korea was the result of the Korean War. The Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) was created on July 27,1953 as militarized border between North Korea ad South Korea. The DMZ currently still divides North Korea and South Korea.

1948: The defeat of Nazi Germany divided Germany into four occupied zones.

1949: The Chinese Civil War that began in 1927 led to communist control over China by the Pingjin campaign.

1949: The Soviet Union tested its first nuclear weapon on August

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