Soviet Union in History (Part 6)

Historical Events

Events 501 - 600 of 1,223

  • 1962-08-22 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
  • 1962-08-25 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • 1962-08-25 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
  • 1962-08-27 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
  • 1962-09-01 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
  • 1962-09-02 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
  • 1962-09-08 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
  • 1962-09-09 Soviet economist Liberman plead for autonomous businesses
  • 1962-09-15 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
  • 1962-09-16 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
  • 1962-09-18 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
  • 1962-09-19 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
  • 1962-09-25 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
  • 1962-10-07 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
  • 1962-10-12 US/USSR sign joint space effort in telecommunications & meteorology
  • 1962-10-14 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Meeting of Interest

1962-10-18 JFK meets Soviet Minister of Foreign Affairs Andrei Gromyko

  • 1962-10-22 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Historic Event

1962-10-25 US Ambassador to the UN Adlai Stevenson demands USSR UN rep Valerian Zorin answer regarding Cuban missile bases saying "I am prepared to wait for my answer until hell freezes over"

  • 1962-10-26 JFK warns Russia that the USA will not allow Soviet missiles to remain in Cuba

Cuban Missile Crisis

1962-10-28 Cuban Missile Crisis: US President JFK receives letter from Soviet Leaderr Khrushchev suggesting agreement

  • 1962-10-28 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • 1962-11-01 USSR launches Mars 1; radio contact lost before arrival at Mars
  • 1962-11-01 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • 1962-11-01 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
  • 1962-11-03 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
  • 1962-11-17 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh, Semipalitinsk USSR

Historic Event

1962-11-19 Fidel Castro accepts removal of Soviet weapons

  • 1962-11-20 USSR agrees to remove remaining Ilyushin Il-28 bomber jets from Cuba, US lifts blockade
  • 1962-12-18 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
  • 1962-12-22 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
  • 1962-12-24 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
  • 1962-12-25 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
  • 1963-01-04 Soviet Luna (4) reaches Earth orbit but fails to reach Moon
  • 1963-02-05 Soviet lunar probe failure
  • 1963-02-19 USSR informs JFK it is withdrawing several thousand troops from Cuba
  • 1963-04-02 USSR launches Luna 4; missed Moon by 8,500 km
  • 1963-06-20 US & USSR agree to set up "Hot Line"
  • 1963-08-05 Britain, USA and USSR sign nuclear test ban treaty
  • 1963-09-18 USSR orders 58.5 million barrels of cereal from Australia
  • 1963-09-20 JFK proposes a joint US-Soviet voyage to the moon
  • 1963-09-24 US Senate ratifies treaty with Britain & USSR limiting nuclear testing

Historic Event

1963-10-02 West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer condemns western grain shipments to USSR

  • 1963-12-26 US furnishes cereal to USSR
  • 1964-03-15 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • 1964-04-02 USSR launches Zond 1 to Venus; no data returned
  • 1964-05-16 USSR performs nuclear Test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • 1964-06-21 UEFA European Championship Final, Santiago BernabĂ©u, Madrid, Spain: Marcelino scores the winner as Spain beats Soviet Union, 2-1
  • 1964-07-19 USSR performs nuclear Test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • 1964-08-18 USSR launch 3 Kosmos satellites
  • 1964-09-18 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR

Appointment of Interest

1964-10-14 Premier Nikita Khrushchev replaced by Leonid Brezhnev as General Secretary of the Soviet Communist Party

  • 1964-10-25 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
  • 1964-11-16 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • 1964-11-30 USSR launches Zond 2 towards Mars; no data returned
  • 1965-01-15 Soviet underground nuclear test creates the atomic lake Chagan, Kazakhstan
  • 1965-01-16 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • 1965-02-22 USSR launches Kosmos 57 into earth orbit (Voskhod Test)
  • 1965-03-03 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • 1965-03-18 USSR launches Voshkod 2
  • 1965-04-23 Launch of 1st Soviet communications satellite
  • 1965-05-01 USSR launches Luna 5; later impacts on Moon
  • 1965-05-09 Luna 5 launched (USSR) 1st attempt to soft land on Moon (fails)
  • 1965-05-11 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • 1965-06-08 USSR launches Luna 6; it missed the Moon by 99,000 miles
  • 1965-07-03 USSR and Persia sign dam building and economic aid pact
  • 1965-07-29 USSR performs nuclear Test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • 1965-09-21 O Kommissarova (USSR) sets women's longest parachute jump (46,250')
  • 1965-10-04 USSR launches Luna 7; crash lands on Moon
  • 1965-10-08 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • 1965-11-12 Venera 2 launched by Soviet Union toward Venus
  • 1965-11-21 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk, USSR
  • 1965-12-03 USSR launches Luna 8; it crashes on the Moon
  • 1965-12-08 Nikolai Podgorny succeeds Mikojan as president of USSR
  • 1965-12-09 Nikolai Podgorny replaces Anastas Mikoyan as president of Soviet Praesidium
  • 1966-01-31 USSR launches Luna 9 towards Moon
  • 1966-02-03 1st soft landing on Moon (Soviet Luna 9)
  • 1966-02-13 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • 1966-02-20 Author Valery Tarsis banished in USSR
  • 1966-02-22 Soviets launch Kosmos 110 with Veterok & Ugolek, 1st 2-dog crew
  • 1966-03-31 USSR launches Luna 10, 1st lunar orbiter
  • 1966-04-02 Soviet Union's Luna 10 becomes 1st spacecraft to orbit Moon
  • 1966-04-03 Soviet Luna 10 completes its first orbit of the Moon
  • 1966-04-22 USSR performs underground nuclear test
  • 1966-05-04 Soviet government signs accord about building Fiat factory in USSR
  • 1966-06-25 Kosmos 122, 1st Soviet weather satellite, launched
  • 1966-07-21 USSR performs nuclear Test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • 1966-08-05 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • 1966-08-24 USSR launches Luna 11 for orbit around Moon
  • 1966-09-07 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • 1966-09-30 USSR performs underground nuclear test
  • 1966-10-19 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • 1966-10-22 USSR launches Luna 12 for orbit around Moon
  • 1966-10-27 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
  • 1966-12-08 US and USSR sign treaty to prohibit nuclear weapons in outer space
  • 1966-12-18 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • 1966-12-21 USSR launches Luna 13; soft-landed in Oceanus Procellarum
  • 1966-12-24 Soviet spacecraft Luna 13 lands on Moon
  • 1967-01-26 USSR performs nuclear test at Sary Shagan USSR
  • 1967-02-26 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

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