Who was the president during the cold war?
Harry Truman There were several presidents during the Cold War. The Cold War lasted from the end of World War Two until 1989, when the Berlin wall came down. So the answer is every president between 1945 to 1989. ...
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Who was president of the US at the start of the Cold War?
Harry S. Truman was US president in 1946 when the Cold War is considered to have began. ...
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Was military spending cut by president Ronald Reagan during the cold war?
No - As a matter of fact, defense spending increases eventually resulted in an end to the Cold War and the collapse of the Soviet Union ...
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Who was the last president to be in office during the Cold War between the US and the Soviet Union?
George H.W. Bush was President at the end of the Cold War. He was also Vice President for the previous eight years under President Reagan. Before that, he was the Director of the CIA, the US Ambassador to the United Nations, and a member of Congress. ...