Ephemeris of August 12

Ephemeris of August 12

2000: The Russian submarine "Kursk"sank in the Barentz Sea with 118 crew.

1961: On the night of August 12 to 13, 1961, the authorities of the German Democratic Republic (GDR) began construction of the Berlin Wall.

1953: Less than a year after the first American test, the Soviets detonate their first H bomb.



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