8/5/1930 in Wapakoneta, Ohio, USADied:
82Cause of death:
complications from heart surgery Full name:
Neil Alden ArmstrongNoted For:
astronaut; flew on the Gemini 8 mission (as commander) in 1966; flew on the Apollo 11 mission (as commander), becoming the first of twelve men to walk on the moon, on 20 July 1969.Quotation:
"That's one small step for a man -- one giant leap for mankind."
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