Canadian history project. The cold war

Canadian history project. The cold war
SOCIAL STUDIES 11

COLD WAR Timeline

For each listed event or person provide a concise definition or explanation that relates to its role in the cold war. The underlined phrases must be explained with some Canadian content .
1945 United Nations –

Igor Gouzenko –

1946 “Iron Curtain” –

1947 Truman Doctrine –

1948 Berlin Blockade –

1949 N.A.T.O –

Mao Tse – Tung

Arms Race
(USSR gets bomb)

1950 Korean War

1950 McCarthyism
(cont.)

1951

1952 CANDU Reactor

1953 Death of Stalin

1954 Vietnam divided

1955 Warsaw Pact

1956 “DeStalinization”

Suez Crisis

Pearson and Peace

Hungary

1957 NORAD

1957 Sputnik 1
(Cont.)

1958
1959 Avro Arrow scrapped

1960 U – 2 Incident

1961 Berlin Wall

1961 Bay of Pigs

Yuri Gagarin

1962 Cuban Missile Crisis

1963 Kennedy Assassinated

1964 Tonkin Gulf Resolution

1965

1966
1967

1968 Czechoslovakian “ Prague Spring”

Tet Offensive

1969
1970
1971

1972

1973 U.S. withdraws from Vietnam

1974

1975