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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 soviet union during the cold war and was the moment when the two superpowers came closest to nuclear. A timeline of the cuban missile crisis (october 15 - october 29, 1962. Cuban missile crisis timeline it is believed in history that the cuban missile crisis was the closest that the world ever got to a. Fidel castro ended decades of us hegemony over cuba when he took power in 1959 what followed- from the cuban missile crisis to the legal battle over elian gonzalez- was one of the most fraught international relationships in recent history the us and cuba are separated by merely 90 miles of water. Timeline our collections art exhibits artists program information artifacts in what became known as the cuban missile crisis, president john f kennedy and an alerted and aroused american government naval gunfire, and amphibious strikes from the sea against soviet and cuban.
Harvard kennedy school's belfer center has created this site as a resource for the cuban missile crisis about this website the timeline offers an interactive guide to the evolution of the crisis beginning in 1945. Cuban missile crisis timeline timeline description: the cuban missile crisis is a time when the united states and the soviet union almost had a nuclear war. Lesson 1 from the acclaimed teaching pack 'dial m for missile: exploring themes around the cuban missile crisis' the lesson enables students to learn the chronology of the cuban missile crisis - situating it in the context of the cold war. Timeline: 1962 cuban missile crisis kennedy vs khrushchev - the most dangerous time in the world. The cuban missile crisis, also known as the october crisis (spanish: crisis de octubre), the caribbean crisis (russian:.
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