Neil Armstrong

Neil Armstrong

Armstrong was commander of the Apollo 11 moon landing and the first human to set footon the moon on July 20, 1969.

Famous Facts

  • His first step on the moon is regarded as one of the greatest moments in the 20th century.
  • Armstrong was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom for his contribution to space exploration.
  • He had a pilot's license at age 16 before he had a driver's license.

One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.

Neil Armstrong