(NBC NEWS) In 1961, the U.S. attacked newly socialist Cuba in the unsuccessful Bay of Pigs Invasion.

In 1962, Soviet Union leader Nikita Khrushchev allied his country with Cuban Prime Minister Fidel Castro and constructed missiles on Cuban soil pointing at America — threatening to fire until the U.S. promised never to invade again.

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In 1963, the president of the United States was assassinated.

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