Bay of Pigs

By: Elizabeth Molnau 6th hour

Who: Bay of pigs also know as Latin America.

What:Sent trained Cuban exiles to try and overthrow Fidel Castro, and take over their land.

Where:United states and Cuba

When:17 April 1961

Why:U.S. government had great distrust to Fidel Castro a Cuban communist.  

Summary:On April 17 1961, John F. Kennedy sent trained Cuban exiles to try and overthrow Fidel Castro. This happened because, the U.S. government had great distrust to Fidel Castro a Cuban communist.

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