October 25, 1962 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • 110th member of UN admitted (Uganda)
  • 1st Belgian nuclear reactor begins operation

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American author John Steinbeck awarded Nobel Prize for Literature

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