This Day in History

Cuban Missile Crisis

October 23rd in the Cuban Missile Crisis

The Blockade Declared — The eighth of the "Thirteen Days of the Cuban Missile Crisis! Follow the earthshaking events day-by-day through October 28!

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Quote of the Day

Quote of the Day 10/23

"I am certain there is too much certainty in the world."

Michael Crichton, author born October 23, 1942