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Posted: September 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

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Today in Cold War History
1951 – The United States, Australia and New Zealand sign a mutual defense pact, called the ANZUS Treaty.
1958 – Iceland expands its fishing zone, putting it into conflict with the United Kingdom, beginning the Cod Wars.
1965 : China launched an official protest to the British government for allowing US forces to be based in Hong Kong as part of the U.S. military force against North Vietnam
1969 – A coup in Libya brings Muammar Gaddafi to power.
1970 – Attempted assassination of King Hussein of Jordan by Palestinian guerrillas, who attack his motorcade.
1971 – Qatar declares independence from Britain
1974 – The SR-71 Blackbird sets (and holds) the record for flying from New York to London in the time of 1 hour, 54 minutes and 56.4 seconds at a speed of 1,435.587 miles per hour (2,310.353 km/h).
1976 : Following the success of Communist North Vietnam , Australia a country the size of the Continental U.S. with a population less than Greater New York is looking to America for it’s defense and protection.
1979 – The American space probe Pioneer 11 becomes the first spacecraft to visit Saturn when it passes the planet at a distance of 21,000 kilometres (13,000 mi).
1983 – Korean Air Lines Flight 007 is shot down by a Soviet Union jet fighter when the commercial aircraft enters Soviet airspace. All 269 on board die, including Congressman Lawrence McDonald.
1985 : A joint U.S. / French expedition locates the wreck of the RMS Titanic the British luxury liner that struck an iceberg and sank in 1912 with the loss of 1,513 lives. 400 miles east of Newfoundland in the North Atlantic
1991 – Uzbekistan declares independence from the Soviet Union.

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