| Space on Jul 20, 2013
Image Credit: NASA

Image Credit: NASA
“One small step for [a] man, one giant leap for mankind.”

July 20, 1969. On this date, Apollo 11 astronauts Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong landed their moon module on a broad dark lunar lava flow, called the Sea of Tranquility. Six hours later, Neil Armstrong became the first human being to walk on the moon.

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Bottom line: July 20, 1969 is the anniversary of Apollo 11 and the first human footsteps on the moon.