Cold War Timeline Revision Cards (1943-1990)

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When was the Tehran Conference?
November 1943
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What happened in July 1944?
Red Army entered Poland: National Liberation Committee set up
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When was the formation of a coalition government in Romania?
August 1944
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When was the Communist coup in Bulgaria?
September 1944
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When was the Anglo-Soviet ‘percentages agreement’?
October 1944
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When did the British suppress a Communist uprising in Greece?
December 1944
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When was the Franco-Soviet Treaty?
December 1944
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When was the Yalta Conference?
February 1945
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When was Czechoslovakia "liberated"?
April 1945
9 of 25
When was the unconditional German surrender?
May 1945
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When was the Potsdam Conference?
July-August 1945
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What happened on the 6th and 9th of August 1945?
USA dropped a nuclear bomb on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan
12 of 25
When was Churchill’s Iron Curtain speech?
March 1946
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When did the Anglo-American Bizone form?
January 1947
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What happened in February 1947?
Peace treaties were signed with Italy, Bulgaria, Finland and Hungary
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When was the Truman Doctrine announced?
March 1947
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When was the Marshall Aid Programme announced?
June 1947
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When did the US Congress passes the National Security Act?
July 1947
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When was the Cominform set up?
October 1947
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When was the Communist coup in Czechoslovakia?
February 1948
20 of 25
What happened in March 1948?
The Brussels Pact was signed
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When did the Berlin Blockade begin?
June 1948
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When was NATO set up?
April 1949
23 of 25
When did USSR lift the Berlin Blockade?
May 1949
24 of 25
What happened in August 1949?
USSR successfully tested its first atomic bomb
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