Dead Stanislav Petrov, the soldier who saved the planet from nuclear holocaust
it 26 September 1983 at 00:14 locals in Serpukhov bunker 15, on the outskirts of Moscow, Stanislav Petrov, whom we remember today for his disappearance, saved the world. As he did to save the world? During his monitoring service of American nuclear sites, the system detected an anomaly by launching a left alarm and disturbing: nuclear power base Malmstrom, Montana, launched a missile headed toward the Soviet territory. The first alert was followed by four more.
Source: Defense Online