44 Years Ago Today, Man Walked On The Moon

On July 20, 1969, Astronaut Neil Armstrong became the first human being to walk on the moon. (Photo credit: NASA)

On July 20, 1969, Astronaut Neil Armstrong became the first human being to walk on the moon. (Photo credit: NASA)

At 10:56 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time on July 20, 1969, astronaut Neil Armstrong became the first human being to take a step on the moon. Armstrong told a world-wide television audience, “That’s one small step for [a] man, one giant leap for mankind.”

If you were among the millions watching the historic broadcast, share your memories in the comments below.


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