New this week in ’69: October 11

(Above: Brett Favre also acted a little.) October 11, 1969 It's the day that the Soviets, trying to remain in the space race, launch the Soyuz 6 spacecraft with two aboard. The very next day Soyuz 7 launches with three more cosmonauts. It's on that day - October 12 - that Sonja Henie passes away … Continue reading New this week in ’69: October 11