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Cold War

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Cuban Missile Crisis
In October 1962, the United States and the Soviet Union came close to nuclear war when President Kennedy insisted that Nikita Khrushchev remove the 42 missiles he had secretly deployed in Cuba. The Soviets eventually did so, nuclear war was averted, and the crisisended.
Fidel Castro
Communist dictator of Cuba
Joseph Stalin
Communist dictator of Soviet Union
Mao Zedong
Communist dictator of China
Lee Harvey Oswald
Assassinated President John F. Kennedy
Sirhan Sirhan
Assassinated Robert Kennedy (Bobby Kennedy)
Jack Ruby
Assassinated Lee Harvey Oswald
James Earl Ray
Assassinated Martin Luther King Junior
Soviet Union
A Communist nation, consisting of Russia and 14 other states, that existed from 1922 to 1991.
Ho Chi Minh
Communist dictator of North Vietnam