‘Reasons’ Not To Invest in 1961

 

 

Headlines:

Bay of Pigs Invasion Fails

Soviets Launch First Man into Space

East Germany erects the Berlin Wall between East and West Berlin

USSR detonates 50-megaton hydrogen bomb in the largest man-made explosion in history

2,000 US military advisers in South Vietnam

 

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