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Neil Armstrong: First Man on the Moon & NASA

Neil A. Armstrong was the first human to walk on the moon. Armstrong was born in 1930 and died in 2012. He commanded the Gemini 8 Mission as the commander of Apollo 11. He was born in Ohio, and studied in Purdue University and the University of Southern California.

Neil Armstrong along with Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins left for the moon on 16 July 1969 and landed on the moon on 20 July 1969.

At first, Armstrong stepped onto the moon and Aldrin followed him. After exploring the surface and collecting moon rocks for over two hours, they returned to the Mother ship and rejoined Collins.

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