Today in History

Today in History: Tuesday, October 22, 2013

  • Kennedy

AP Highlight in History:
On Oct. 22, 1962, President John F. Kennedy announced an air and naval blockade of Cuba, following the discovery of Soviet missile bases on the island.

KennedyPresident John F. Kennedy announces a naval blockade of Cuba in a nationally-televised speech on Oct. 22, 1962. (AP Photo)

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