The Bay of Pigs
Who: Fidel Castro who was the dictator of Cuba at the time and the United States of America whose president at the time was John F. Kennedy
What:the CIA was training US military to go into Cuba and pretend to be Cuban exiles to try to over throw Fidel Castro. The US failed miserably though.
Where: The bay of pigs, Cuba
When: April 17th 1961
Why: Fidel Castro was working with the USSR. Also, Castro was for communism and the US was against it.