WOSU TV Archives

Cuban Missile Crisis-Three Men Go To War

19, 2012

Monday will mark the 50th anniversary of  what became known as the Cuban Missile Crisis.  On October 22nd, 1962, President Kennedy informed the people of the United States that the Soviet Union was building secret missile bases on the Island of Cuba, just 90 miles off the shores of Florida.  Over the next 13 days [...]