November 6, 1962 – U.N. condemns apartheid

November 6, 1962 – U.N. condemns apartheid

The United Nations General Assembly adopts a resolution condemning South Africa’s racist apartheid policies and calls on all member states to terminate economic and military relations with the country.

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November 6, 1917 – Bolsheviks revolt in Russia

November 6, 1917 – Bolsheviks revolt in Russia

Led by Bolshevik Party leader Vladimir Lenin, leftist revolutionaries launch a nearly bloodless coup d’état against Russia’s ineffectual Provisional Government.

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