Jason mort time line 1

Timeline created by timetoasteven7student7
  • End of ww2

    End of ww2
    On August 15, 1945 the american's dropped two atomic bombs on japan cites Hiroshima and Nagasaki
  • Formation of the UN

    Formation of the UN
    The United Nations (UN) was formed Oct 24, 1945 by 50 nations signing a treaty
  • The Red scare

    The Red scare
    The Red Scare was about the fear of America being taken over by communists. Because of this people abused constitutional rights and people were jailed because of accusations of being communist. The House Unamerican Activities Communist (HUAC) was created and the hollywood 10 were put to jail for non complince because of them. Joe McCarthy was an in effective senator that was up for reelection. So he started accusing people without any evidence.
  • Berlin airlift

    Berlin airlift
    The berlin airlift lasted from June 24, 1948 – May 11, 1949. The soviets did this to try and starve them into communism.
  • NATO organized

    NATO organized
    The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) is a military alliance established by the signing of the North Atlantic Treaty on 4 April 1949.
  • China goes Communist

    China goes Communist
    The Communist Party of China was founded in Oct 2, 1949 and came to rule all of mainland China after defeating its rival the non Communist party
  • The Korean War

    The Korean War
    The Korean war started June 25, 1950. It started becuase the north wanted the whole country of korea to be unified instead of being seperated. The korean war is often reffered to as the forgotten war because it happened during the same time as the cold war. Both sides had asistance from an external power, north was backed up by the soviet union and the south was backed up by america. The war eventually ended on July 27, 1953.