The Cuban Missile Crisis, also known as the October Crisis (Spanish: Crisis de
octubre), the Caribbean Crisis or the Missile Scare, was a 13-day (October ...
During the Cuban Missile Crisis, leaders of the U.S. and the Soviet Union
engaged in a tense, 13-day political and military standoff in October 1962 over
What is known as the Cuban Missile Crisis actually began on October 15, 1962—
the day that U.S. intelligence personnel analyzing U-2 spy plane data ...
For thirteen days in October 1962 the world waited—seemingly on the brink of
nuclear war—and hoped for a peaceful resolution to the Cuban Missile Crisis.
The Cuban Missile Crisis, October 1962. The Cuban Missile Crisis of October
1962 was a direct and dangerous confrontation between the United States and
The Cuban Missile Crisis was a pivotal moment in the Cold War. Fifty years ago
the United States and the Soviet Union stood closer to Armageddon than at any ...
Every sentence in the above paragraph describing the Cuban missile crisis is
misleading or erroneous. But this was the rendition of events that the Kennedy ...
Includes photographs of the missile installations, chronology, declassified
documents, audio files of White House briefings, and the analysis of
If the Cuban Missile Crisis was the most dangerous passage of the Cold War, the
most dangerous moment of the Cuban Missile Crisis was the evening of ...
President Kennedy and Secretary of Defense McNamara in an EXCOMM
meeting.For 14 days in October 1962 the world stood on the brink of nuclear war.