https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/cuban-missile-crisis JFK’s address on Cuban Missile Crisis shocks nation-1962. FBI agents kill fugitive “Pretty Boy” Floyd-1934. First parachute jump made over Paris-1797. Lance Armstrong stripped of his seven Tour de France titles-2012. American forces suffer first casualties of Vietnam War-1957. South Vietnam president Thieu turns down peace proposal-1972. Germans capture Langesmarck during First Battle of Ypres-1914. 173rd Airborne trooper dives on live grenade, saving comrades-1965. NATIONAL COLOR DAY!! NATIONAL MAKE A DOG’S DAY!! NATIONAL NUT DAY!!