Clouds Over Cuba
Relive the Cuban Missile Crisis 50 years later and discover what might have been.
Cuban Missile Crisis
The Cuban Missile Crisis, also known as the October Crisis (Spanish: Crisis de octubre), The Missile Scare, or the Caribbean Crisis (Russian: Карибский кризис, tr. Karibskiy krizis), was a 13-...
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Rwanda
Rwanda (/ruːˈɑːndə/ or /ruːˈændə/), officially the Republic of Rwanda (Kinyarwanda: Repubulika y'u Rwanda; French: République du Rwanda), is a sovereign ...
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French Évian Accords referendum, 1962
A referendum to approve the Évian Accords ending the Algerian War and granting self-determination to Algeria was held in France on 8 April 1962. It was approved by 90.8% of voters with a 75.3% turnout...
United Nations General Assembly Resolution 1761
United Nations General Assembly Resolution 1761 was passed on 6 November 1962 in response to the racist policies of apartheid established by the South African Government.
The resolution deemed apa...
Rudolf Anderson
Rudolf Anderson, Jr. (September 15, 1927 – October 27, 1962), was a pilot and commissioned officer in the United States Air Force and the first recipient of the Air Force Cross, the U.S. Air Force's s...
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Commonwealth Immigrants Act 1962
The Commonwealth Immigrants Act 1962 was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.Before the Act was passed, citizens of British commonwealth countries had extensive rights to migrate to the UK....
Ruanda-Urundi
Ruanda-Urundi was a part of German East Africa under Belgian military occupation from 1916 to 1924. It was then a League of Nations class B mandate of Belgium from 1924 to 1945.It transitioned to a Un...
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Clouds Over Cuba
Relive the Cuban Missile Crisis 50 years later and discover what might have been.
List of state leaders in 1962
This is a list of heads of state, government leaders, and other rulers in the year 1962.
List of state leaders in 1962 - Wikipedia
United Nations Security Council Resolution 171
United Nations Security Council Resolution 171 was adopted on April 9, 1962. Following a report by the Chief of Staff of the United Nations Truce Supervision Organization in Palestine (TSO) regarding ...
United Nations Security Council Resolution 171 - Wikipedia
United Nations Security Council Resolution 177
United Nations Security Council Resolution 177, adopted unanimously on October 15, 1962, after examining the application of Uganda for membership in the United Nations, the Council recommended to the ...
United Nations Security Council Resolution 177 - Wikipedia
United Nations Security Council Resolution 173
United Nations Security Council Resolution 173, adopted unanimously on July 26, 1962, after examining the application of the Kingdom of Burundi for membership in the United Nations, the Council recomm...
List of sovereign states in the 1960s
This is a list of sovereign states in the 1960s, giving an overview of states around the world during the period between 1 January 1960 and 31 December 1969. It contains 163 entries, arranged alphabet...
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Tanganyika
Tanganyika /ˌtæŋɡənˈjiːkə/, from 1962 to 1964 the Republic of Tanganyika, was a sovereign state in the former German East Africa. It was situated between the Indian Ocean and the Afr...
Essence of Decision
Essence of Decision: Explaining the Cuban Missile Crisis is an analysis, by political scientist Graham T. Allison, of the Cuban Missile Crisis. Allison used the crisis as a case study for future studi...
United Nations Security Council Resolution 174
United Nations Security Council Resolution 174, adopted unanimously on September 12, 1962, after examining the application of Jamaica for membership in the United Nations, the Council recommended to t...
X-Men: First Class
X-Men: First Class is a 2011 American superhero film, based on the X-Men characters appearing in Marvel Comics. It is the fifth installment in the X-Men film series. It serves as a prequel to the ori...
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Uganda
Uganda (/juːˈɡændə/ yew-GAN-də or /juːˈɡɑːndə/ yew-GAHN-də), officially the Republic of Uganda, is a landlocked country in East Africa. It is bordered to the eas...
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Trade Expansion Act
Under the Trade Expansion Act of 1962 (Pub.L. 87–794, 76 Stat. 872, enacted October 11, 1962, 19 U.S.C. § 1801), the United States Congress granted the White House unprecedent...
Trinidad and Tobago
Trinidad and Tobago /ˌtrɪnɨdæd ænd tɵˈbeɪɡoʊ/, officially the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, is a twin island country off the northern edge of Sou...
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Algeria
2°E / 28°N 2°E / 28; 2 Algeria (/ælˈdʒɪəriə/ or /ɔːl-/; Literary Arabic: الجزائر al-Jazāʼir; Algerian Arabic, Tamazight: Dzayer, ⴷⵣⴰⵢⴻⵔ; ...
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Resurrection Day
Resurrection Day is a novel written by Brendan DuBois in 1999. It is an alternate history where the Cuban Missile Crisis escalated to a full-scale war, the Soviet Union is devastated, and the USA has...
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