TODAY IN HISTORY
In 1949, the Republic of East Germany was formed.
In 1950, the United Nations General Assembly gave moral approval to the occupation of all Korea by UN troops.
In 1959, the Soviet Union’s “Luna 3” took the first photos of the dark side of the Moon.
In 1963, FLQ members Gabriel Hudon and Raymond Villeneuve were sentenced to 12 years each in prison for terrorist activities.