Monthly Archive: October 2012

Oct 27 2012

The Cuban Missile Crisis at 50

 Today is Saturday, October 27th. October 27th fell on a Saturday 50 years ago today as well. On this day in 1962, the Cuban Missile Crisis was in its 12th day, perhaps its darkest day. The revelation that the Soviet Union was deploying nuclear tipped ballistic missiles in Cuba – capable of hitting almost anywhere …

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