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Artist or CreatorPaul Rigby
Title or Caption"I thought you were going to Moscow!.."
Extent1 item
Published byThe Sun
Date21 Apr 1972
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptRussian ships bombed
Person DepictedYoung; John Watts (1930-)
Duke; Charlie (1935-)
Nixon; Richard M. (Richard Milhous), (1913-1994)
NotesNews: 18 Apr: The Soviet Union accused the United States of having damaged four Soviet merchant vessels during the raids on the North Vietnamese port of Haiphong.
News: 21 Apr: President Nixon will visit Leningrad and Kiev as well as Moscow during his visit to the Soviet Union in May.
News: 21 Apr: The Apollo 16 astronauts touched down on the moon. Their landing had been delayed for almost six hours by a faulty control system in their command ship Casper. Captain John Young and Lieutenant Colonel Charles Duke made man's fifth moon landing in their landing craft Orion in the plains of Cayley in the Descartes crater region of the lunar highlands.
SubjectsVietnam War 1964-1973
East-West relations
state visits
Russia
astronauts
spacecraft
Presidents USA
moon landings
Apollo 16
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