The Cuban Missile Crisis articles on Wikipedia
Cuban Missile Crisis
Crisis The Cuban Missile Crisis, also known as the Crisis October Crisis (Spanish: Crisis de Octubre), the Caribbean Crisis (Russian: Карибский кризис, tr. Karibskij
May 27th 2017



Cuban Missile Crisis: The Aftermath
similar to Blitzkrieg. The game is based on a possible outcome of the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962 in which a U-2 is shot down, which leads to a nuclear apocalypse
Feb 24th 2017



Roots of the Cuban Missile Crisis
Roots of the Cuban Missile Crisis is a 48-minute 2001 Cold War documentary by New Line Home Video with "film footage from the era [and] newly created interviews
Jan 19th 2017



Cuba–Soviet Union relations
Pursuit of Freedom p.731 Richard Gott: Cuba a new history p.181 The Cuban Missile Crisis as seen from the Kremlin American Heritage Castro: The great survivor
Apr 22nd 2017



Military history of Cuba
exacerbated the following year by the Cuban-Missile-CrisisCuban Missile Crisis. Main article: Cuban-Missile-CrisisCuban Missile Crisis The Cuban-Missile-CrisisCuban Missile Crisis (October Crisis in Cuba) was a confrontation
Mar 9th 2017



The Missiles of October
of October is a 1974 docudrama made-for-television play about the Cuban Missile Crisis. The title evokes the book The Guns of August by Barbara Tuchman
Mar 13th 2017



Cuban
lawyer and activist Cuban Mark Cuban (born 1958), American entrepreneur Cuban-Missile-Crisis-ListCuban Missile Crisis List of Cubans-AllCubans All pages beginning with "Cuban" Cuban Boys, a British
Feb 16th 2017



Operation Anadyr
was foiled when the United States discovered the plan, prompting the Cuban Missile Crisis. According to the memoirs of Nikita Khrushchev, the Soviet
Jan 27th 2017



Cuban Project
spread throughout the world that have much more information on the Cuban Missile Crisis, but they are hard to locate for the general populace. In 1959
May 29th 2017



Museum of the Revolution (Cuba)
of the type that shot down a U.S. Lockheed U-2 spyplane during the Cuban Missile Crisis, and the engine of the U-2 airplane is displayed. There are also
May 23rd 2017



Thirteen Days (book)
Thirteen Days: A Memoir of the Cuban Missile Crisis is Robert F. Kennedy's account of the Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962. The book was released in 1969
Nov 30th 2016



Cuban Revolutionary Armed Forces
exceeded deliveries in any year since the military build-up during the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis. In 1989 the government instituted a cleanup of the armed forces
Apr 10th 2017



Vasili Arkhipov
Soviet nuclear strike (and presumably all out nuclear war) during the Cuban Missile Crisis. Such an attack likely would have caused a major global thermonuclear
May 25th 2017



EXCOMM
officials that convened to advise President John F. Kennedy during the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962. It was composed of the regular members of the National
Apr 27th 2017



William Ecker
States Navy from 1942 until 1974. He is most famous for his role in the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962. On October 23, 1962, as Commanding Officer of Photo
Feb 10th 2017



32d Air Division
moving to Oklahoma-City-Air-Force-StationOklahoma City Air Force Station, Oklahoma in 1961. During the Cuban Missile Crisis, it was the primary air defense command for potential attacks from
Dec 19th 2016



October Crisis (disambiguation)
members of the Front de liberation du Quebec (FLQ) during October 1970 in the province of Quebec. The Cuban name for Cuban Missile Crisis of October 1962.
Mar 20th 2017



What Ifs? of American History
Feifer What if there had been no U-2 flight on May 1, 1960? "Crisis The Cuban Missile Crisis: Second Holocaust" by Robert L. O'Connell What if the Crisis had
Feb 23rd 2017



Cuban Revolution
Soviet nuclear weapons in Cuba in 1962, an act which triggered the Cuban Missile Crisis. Cuba maintained close links to the Soviets until the Soviet Union's
May 25th 2017



Cuban exile
Mongoose, played a significant role in the events leading up to the Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962. The operation was suspended on October 30, 1962, but three
May 28th 2017



R-16 (missile)
Soviets had fewer than 50 of these missiles deployed in 1962 during the Cuban Missile Crisis. It is possible that only around 20 interim R-16 launchers were
Oct 3rd 2016



KS-1 Komet
Reactions in the Cuban Missile Crisis, Brookings Institution, retrieved November 7, 2014  Norris, Robert S. (October 24, 2012), The Cuban Missile Crisis: A Nuclear
Apr 27th 2017



Operation Ortsac
President Fidel Castro by spelling his surname backwards. During the Cuban-Missile-CrisisCuban Missile Crisis, upon discovery of SS-4 missiles being assembled in Cuba, the US
Apr 24th 2017



Thirteen Days (film)
political thriller film directed by Roger Donaldson, dramatizing the Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962, seen from the perspective of the US political leadership
May 16th 2017



Missile and Space Intelligence Center
analyzed developments in the Soviet Union and played a role in the Cuban Missile Crisis. In the mid-1980s, MSIC was reassigned to the Army Intelligence
Jul 19th 2015



History of Cuba
the stage for the Cuban missile crisis. Tensions between the two governments peaked again during the October 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis. The United States
May 22nd 2017



International crisis
Intentionally forcing a crisis to get the other side to back down. The Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962 is a well-known example of brinkmanship. With the exception
Nov 4th 2016



Richard S. Heyser
Soviet medium-range ballistic missiles in Cuba, precipitating the Cuban Missile Crisis in October 1962. Heyser, a native of Apalachicola, Florida, joined
May 9th 2017



Rudolf Anderson
name of the nation.) The only person killed by enemy fire during the Cuban-Missile-CrisisCuban Missile Crisis, Anderson died when his U-2 spy aircraft was shot down over Cuba
May 29th 2017



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May 7th 2017



Sergo Mikoyan
Mikoyan continued to live in Moscow until 1955. During the height of the Cuban Missile Crisis in October 1962, Mikoyan accompanied his father Anastas Mikoyan
Aug 29th 2016



Essence of Decision
Decision: Explaining the Cuban Missile Crisis is an analysis by political scientist Graham T. Allison, of the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis. Allison used the
May 7th 2017



K-13 (missile)
The K-13 (NATO reporting name AA-2 Atoll) is a short-range, infrared homing air-to-air missile developed by the Soviet Union. It is similar in appearance
Apr 29th 2017



Eric G. Swedin
Wept: A What-If History of the Cuban Missile Crisis. He was a consultant on two documentaries about the Cuban Missile Crisis: Clouds Over Cuba, which won
Feb 2nd 2017



Fair Play for Cuba Committee
embargo against Cuba, and was sympathetic to the Cuban view during the Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962. Subsidiary Fair Play for Cuba groups were set up throughout
May 19th 2017



Crateology
of Cuba carried out by the Central Intelligence Agency during the Cuban Missile Crisis. Crateology has declined as a discipline in recent years due to
Mar 27th 2015



Missile gap
alternative resolution to the missile gap situation and subsequent Cuban Missile Crisis. Preble, Christopher A. (December 2003). ""Who Ever Believed in
May 23rd 2017



Cuban Revolutionary Council
The Cuban Revolutionary Council (CRC) was a group formed, with CIA assistance, three weeks before the April 17, 1961 Bay of Pigs Invasion to "coordinate
Oct 24th 2016



SS-4 Sandal
Western Europe. Deployments of the R-12 missile in Cuba caused the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962. A total of 2335 missiles were produced; all were destroyed
Apr 16th 2017



Balseros (rafters)
States is seen as having had four waves. The first wave was before the Cuban Missile Crisis, which ended travel. The second wave was between 1965 and 1973
Apr 27th 2017



Soviet submarine B-59
diesel-electric submarine of the Soviet Navy. It played a key role in the Cuban Missile Crisis, when senior officers – believing they were under attack – considered
May 27th 2017



Cuban Thaw
scheduled flights between the U.S. and Cuba for the first time since the Cuban Missile Crisis. The agreement, which allows for 110 flights a day, took effect
May 11th 2017



United States embargo against Cuba
physical, naval blockade of the country by the United States after the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962. The United States does not block Cuba's trade with third
May 26th 2017



Sergio del Valle Jiménez
Sergio del Valle Jimenez (15 April 1927—15 November 2007) was a high-ranking Cuban military and government official who served as army chief of staff during
Feb 22nd 2017



Nike Missile Site HM-69
The Homestead-Miami Defense Area was established as a result of the Cuban Missile Crisis, and was the last fixed air defense missile system to remain in
Nov 25th 2016



No. 254 Squadron RAF
missiles. and based at RAF Melton Mowbray. In October 1962, during the Cuban Missile Crisis, the squadron was kept at full readiness, with the missiles aimed
Sep 7th 2015



Falling Leaves (radar network)
the improvised ballistic missile early warning system during the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis that networked 3 existing CONUS radars—2 Space Detection and
Dec 29th 2016



Cuba–United States relations
construction of intermediate-range missile sites. The discovery led to the Cuban Missile Crisis. Trade relations also deteriorated in equal measure. In 1962, President
May 21st 2017



Ferrocarriles de Cuba
performed at Clayton Equipment Company Hatton, Derbyshire. After the Cuban-Missile-CrisisCuban Missile Crisis, it became harder for Cuba to buy new railway equipment because
Apr 20th 2017



Missile launch facility
A Soviet MRMB base, photographed during the Cuban Missile Crisis. The inability of ground based launch complexes like this one to move makes them susceptible
May 24th 2017





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