Neil Armstrong Biography

Neil Armstrong

Title Desricption
Full Name Neil Armstrong
Date of Birth 5 August 1930
Birth Place Wapakoneta, Ohio, United States
Father Name Stephen Armstrong
Mother Name Viola Armstrong
Spouse Carol Held Knight (m. 1994–2012), Janet Shearon (m. 1956–1994)
Height 1.8 m
Famous As first person to walk on the Moon
Died 25 August 2012, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States

In Short

Neil Aldon Armstrong was an American astronaut and the first person to step on the moon. In addition he was also an aerospace engineer, naval officer, test pilot, and professor. They were in the Navy before the astronaut was formed. While in the Navy, he participated in Korea war. Naval took the graduation from the University of Purdud and then joined a Duden Flight Research Center and filled more than 9 00 flights as a test pilot. After getting the services here, he got a master's degree from the University of South Carolina. Armstrong is primarily known as the first person to step on the Moon as the Apollo campaign astronomer. Earlier, he had also traveled during the Gemini campaign. Apollo 11 was the campaign, in July 1969, for the first time in the year 1969, a person with a human descended on the moon and Armstrong was its commander. In addition to this, Buzz Aldrin, who became the second person to land on the moon, and Michael Collins, who was sitting in the main yachts in the moon's orbit, were included. Armstrong was conferred with the Presidential Medal of Freedom at the hands of President Nixon for his achievements, along with his teammates. President Jimmy Carter gave him the Congressional Space Medal of Honor in 1978 and Armstrong and his colleagues were given the Congressional Gold Medal in the year 2009. Armstrong died on August 25, 2012 at Cincinnati, Ohio, after 82 years of bypass surgery.

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