Neil Armstrong

Neil Alden Armstrong

Born Aug 5, 1930
Died Aug 25, 2012  (age 82)

American astronaut, aerospace engineer & professor

The 1st person to set foot on the moon on July 21, 1969. He spent 8 days, 14 hours, 12 minutes, and 30s in space

Over 450m people, which at the time was more than one-twelfth of earth’s population, watched him step on the moon

He married Janet Elizabeth Shearon & they had a son

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