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Who Was Neil Armstrong?
The year was 1969. On July 16, a rocket launched from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, USA. It was a Saturn V (Saturn Five) rocket, and sitting inside the command module at the tip of the rocket were three men. They were Michael Collins, Edwin Aldrin ("Buzz" for short), and the command pilot Neil Armstrong.
Neil Armstrong is one of my greatest heroes, and this project is about him. Turn the page to learn more about this history-making man.