July 20, 1969

1969: APOLLO XI/FIRST MAN ON THE MOON. Astronauts Neil A. Armstrong and Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin, Jr., fly the lunar module Eagle to the Sea of Tranquility, where Armstrong takes the first step on the moon. (YouTube Video from CBS News, Walter Cronkite reporting)

https://youtu.be/gg5Ncc9GODY

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