CATEGORY: Cuban Missile Crisis
The Cuban Missile Crisis Pilot Whose Death May Have Saved Millions
October 26, 2012

Fifty years ago, U-2 pilot Rudolf Anderson Jr. was shot down during the Cuban Missile Crisis. His death may have saved the lives of millions. Read More

10 Things You May Not Know About the Cuban Missile Crisis
October 16, 2012

On the anniversary of the start of the Cuban Missile Crisis, explore 10 surprising facts about the Cold War’s most dangerous moment. Read More