October 22, 1962 in History

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Events in History


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Cuban missile crisis: US President John F. Kennedy addresses TV about Russian missile bases in Cuba and imposes a naval blockade on Cuba, beginning the missile crisis

35th US President John F. Kennedy
35th US President
John F. Kennedy
  • JFK receives Ugandan premier Milton Obote
  • Pacific Science Center opens at Seattle Center
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR