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Apollo 11: 50 Years Later As teen, he saw and felt the Apollo 11 launch

Posted: Saturday, July 20, 2019 12:00 am

President John F. Kennedy announced in 1961 that the United States had set a new goal: land a man on the moon before the end of the decade.

On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins and Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin made that giant leap for mankind. Fifty years later, the United States remains the sole country to have landed people on the moon.

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