Mapplethorpe photos | Enquirer historic front pages from Oct. 6

Take a look back at history through the front pages of The Cincinnati Enquirer. Every day we look at 10 pages that show the local, national and international headlines.

Today’s pages cover news reported in The Enquirer on October 6 in years ranging from xxxx to xxxx. Headlines include the Robert Mapplethorpe photos declared “not obscene” in 1990, the deaths of Civil Rights icon the Rev. Fred Shuttlesworth and Apple visionary Steve Jobs in 2011, and President John F. Kennedy visiting Cincinnati in 1962. Plus, more Cincinnati Reds in the post-season.

Check out more editions of Today in History at Cincinnati.com. Get full access to more than 180 years of The Enquirer’s print archives at Newspapers.com.

Oct. 6, 1940

06 Oct 1940, Sun The Cincinnati Enquirer (Cincinnati, Ohio) Newspapers.com

Oct. 6, 1950

06 Oct 1950, Fri The Cincinnati Enquirer (Cincinnati, Ohio) Newspapers.com

Oct. 6, 1961

06 Oct 1961, Fri The Cincinnati Enquirer (Cincinnati, Ohio) Newspapers.com

Oct. 6, 1962

06 Oct 1962, Sat The Cincinnati Enquirer (Cincinnati, Ohio) Newspapers.com

Oct. 6, 1970

06 Oct 1970, Tue The Cincinnati Enquirer (Cincinnati, Ohio) Newspapers.com

Oct. 6, 1982

06 Oct 1982, Wed The Cincinnati Enquirer (Cincinnati, Ohio) Newspapers.com

Oct. 6, 1990

06 Oct 1990, Sat The Cincinnati Enquirer (Cincinnati, Ohio) Newspapers.com

Oct. 6, 2010

06 Oct 2010, Wed The Cincinnati Enquirer (Cincinnati, Ohio) Newspapers.com

Oct. 6, 2011

06 Oct 2011, Thu The Cincinnati Enquirer (Cincinnati, Ohio) Newspapers.com

Oct. 6, 2012

06 Oct 2012, Sat The Cincinnati Enquirer (Cincinnati, Ohio) Newspapers.com

This article originally appeared on Cincinnati Enquirer: Mapplethorpe photos | Enquirer historic front pages from Oct. 6