Neil Armstrong,first man on moon,dies at 82

Former U.S. astronaut,Neil Armstrong,the first man on the moon,has died at the age of 82.

Published: August 26, 2012 2:37:26 am

Neil Armstrong,the first man to walk on the moon,has died at age 82. A statement from his family said he died following complications from cardiovascular procedures. Armstrong commanded the Apollo 11 that landed on the moon July 20,1969. He radioed back to Earth the historic news of “one giant leap for mankind”. Armstrong and Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin spent nearly three hours walking on the moon.

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