On this day: October 25

Published: Oct 24 2012 05:24:05 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 25 2014 02:00:00 AM EDT

Pablo Picasso is born, the first domestic microwave oven goes on sale, Led Zeppelin debuts in concert, the U.S. invades Grenada, and Bill Buckner blows it for the Red Sox, all on this day.

OTD October 25 - Cuban Missile Crisis
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United Nations

1962: During the Cuban Missile Crisis, United States Ambassador to the United Nations Adlai Stevenson shows photos at the U.N. proving Soviet missiles are installed in Cuba.

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