scorecardresearch
Follow Us:
Thursday, March 04, 2021

Watch: How Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin celebrated 91st birthday

The video shows the 91-year-old blowing out the 91 candles in multiple attempts.

By: Trends Desk | New Delhi |
January 22, 2021 8:03:18 pm
Buzz Aldrin, Buzz Aldrin birthday, Buzz Aldrin 91st birthday, Buzz Aldrin birthday cake and candles, NASA astronaut, Apollo 11 mission, Second man on moon, Trending news, Indian Express newsAldrin, who celebrated his birthday on Wednesday, January 20, tweeted a video showing how he cut a cake with 91 lit candles on it.

Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin recently turned 91 and a video of him with celebrating with a cake and candles is now making rounds on the internet, with netizens joining in to wish him a happy birthday.

Aldrin, who celebrated his birthday on Wednesday, January 20, tweeted a video showing how he cut a cake with 91 lit candles on it.

“When Alan Shepard said, “Let’s light this candle” I’m sure he never envisioned 91 of them! Thank you, everyone, for all the birthday wishes yesterday and to my Anca for making the day so special,” Aldrin wrote, sharing the video.

The video shows the 91-year-old blowing out the candles in multiple attempts.

Take a look here:

The video delighted many on the internet. Take a look at some of the reactions here:

The former astronaut received his first COVID-19 vaccine on January 18, days before his 91st birthday.

Aldrin and Neil Armstrong were the first two humans to land on the Moon, over 51 years ago, as part of NASA’s Apollo 11 mission.

📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines

For all the latest Trending News, download Indian Express App.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement