Today in World History (August 3rd)

August 3, 2017 Authored by Perry Knight

In August 3, 1958, exactly fifty-nine years ago today, the United State’s USS Nautilus (SSN-571), the first nuclear submarine, became the first ship to cross under the North Pole. The journey under the polar cap was the shortest route from the Pacific to Europe and was significant at the time {Read More..}