There had been no contact from Moscow for a number of days and, although the submarine's crew had earlier bee… With brand new eyewitness accounts, the first ever TV interview with Arkhipov's widow and dramatic reconstructions, this is the story of the most dangerous moment in human history. Written by Bedlam Productions Video Still From the PBS documentary, “Missile Crisis: The Man Who Saved the World.” The Russian command, for its part, had no idea how tough it was inside those subs. But here's how you CAN let...Amal Clooney QUITS as UK Government envoy on media freedom over Boris Johnson's 'lamentable' plan to break...Memories: Viktor Mikhailov, junior navigator on Sub B-59, said they had a 'special weapon' on board, which was not even referred to as a 'nuclear weapon'Mr President: John F. Kennedy was in office in the U.S. between 1961 and 1963, at the height of the crisisThe party's over: Newcastle stragglers sink their final pints before curfew - as revellers in Leeds make the...All aboard the Covid coach: Social club members 'had symptoms and were awaiting test results when they went...National or local lockdown, shielding, curfew or do nothing? At the age of 16, he began his education at the Pacific Higher Naval School. From turmeric to tomatoes, PROFESSOR ROBERT THOMAS presents his top 10 food heroes to help cut...This second wave of coronavirus is simply not as deadly… if we panic, so many more lives will be lost, says...Donald Trump will ignore RBG's dying wish and nominate her replacement in just days setting up historic...Police hold black man at gunpoint and handcuff him in his own homeBritain may not see a 'double whammy' of Covid-19 and flu this winter because virus-controlling measures...JOHN HUMPHRYS: As High Street banks are accused of FORGING signatures to repossess homes, are today’s...'Everything we have points to her being dead': Prosecutor investigating Madeleine McCann's disappearance...BEL MOONEY: Should I break the law to visit my poorly, frail mum?Remembered: Arkhipov is pictured left with his wife Olga in 1957, and right with his daughter Yelena, three years before he died in 1998Pupils put school bus on fire after apparently setting it ablaze by turning their hairsprays into...From Prince George and Princess Charlotte's primary to a City of London secondary with a Bake Off finalist...Drone video shows how hurricane Sally severely damaged boat yardTense: The documentary recreated the dramatic moment when Soviet sailors decided not to fire the weaponVile moment Starbucks customer erupts in furious foul-mouthed rantSpecial delivery! What heroism, what, duty they fulfilled, to go half way across the world …
New episodes are ready weekday mornings so you can listen on your morning commute.Four Soviet submarines were sent on a mission known only to a handful of Communist party officials. On the edge of the Caribbean Sea, just a few miles from the Florida coast, the two great superpowers were at a stand-off. These are...French police officer stamps and kicks on British suspect's headLondon lockdown IS likely admits Mayor Sadiq Khan after coming out of emergency meeting on lack of testing...Question of Sport team captain Willie Carson says BBC are on 'dangerous ground' by axing much-loved host Sue...Entrepreneur who moved Playboy model into his £2.3m Miami condo during divorce row LOSES Court of Appeal bid...We are no longer accepting comments on this article. The man who saved the world: The Soviet submariner who single-handedly averted WWIII at height of the Cuban Missile Crisis. While politicians sought a resolution to the standoff, no one was aware of the events taking place inside the Soviet submarine B-59 in the waters off the coast of Florida.KPBS' daily news podcast covering local politics, education, health, environment, the border and more.
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The Man Who Saved the World introduces us to Vasili Arkhipov - the man who brought us back from the brink of certain nuclear war. Their destination was a mystery to be revealed once they were at sea. Add the first question.
at 4:49 p.m.) On October 22, 1962, after reviewing photographic evidence,San Diego County Reports 264 New COVID-19 Cases, 6 DeathsAbove: Vasili Arkhipov and wife Olga Arkhipova. Yes, I'm at risk.
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And, thus, on October 15th, 1962 the 13-day ordeal that became known as the Cuban Missile Crisis began. On 27 October 1962, during the Cuban Missile Crisis, a group of eleven United States Navy destroyers and the aircraft carrier USS Randolph located the diesel-powered, nuclear-armed Foxtrot-class submarine B-59 near Cuba. InformationFor the next 13 days, the world held its breath as the Soviet Union and the United States confronted each other about missiles stationed in Cuba.
Collection of photos of Brigade Chief of Staff on B-59 Vasili Arkhipov, 'The Man Who Saved the World', from the personal archive of his widow Olga Arkhipova.