December 12, 2018

July 16, 1969: Launch of Apollo 11


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Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins launched today in 1969 aboard Apollo 11 for one of the defining moments of the 20th century — man’s first landing on the moon.


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