2/13/13

Planned Eugenics, Atomic France, Solzhenitsyn Exiled

On this day: February 13
France tests its first atomic bomb (1960)

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn is exiled from the Soviet Union (1974)

Konstantin Chernenko succeeds the late Yuri Andropov as general secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union (1984)

b: William Shockley (1910); d: Robert Klark Graham (1997), Walt Rostow (2003)

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