Neil Armstrong Biography for Kids Book: The Apollo 11 Moon Landing, With Fun Facts & Pictures on Neil Armstrong by Jacob SmithChildrens author Jacob Smith presents: Neil Armstrong Biography for Kids Book: The Apollo 11 Moon Landing, With Fun Facts & Pictures on Neil Armstrong . This informative kids book includes well chosen words & great pictures to help children learn more about one of Americas most beloved and iconic heroes, Neil Armstrong.
Aside from the interesting facts and images Mr Smith presents in his Neil Armstrong for Kids Book he also covers some interesting insights about Neil Armstrongs background, his humble beginnings & how he first got started with flying. Kids will also learn about his many accomplishments, his influences on mankind today and more interesting facts.
The pictures within this book are accompanied by small bits of easy to understand text while making it an exciting read about The life of Neil Armstrong. Therefore, Neil Armstrong Biography for Kids Book is a great educational book for kids ages 8 years and older (or for parents that want to read this book with their children).
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Biography Brief: Neil Armstrong
No matter where private or government space travel may take us in the future, NASA astronaut Neil Armstrong will forever have a place as the first human to ever set foot on solid ground outside of our atmosphere. On the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 , we're taking a look back at the life of this American hero.
Biography of Neil Armstrong
On July 20, , American astronaut Neil Armstrong stepped off the lunar landing module Eagle, and became the first human to walk on the surface of the moon. Nearly , miles from Earth, Armstrong spoke these words to more than a billion people listening at home: "That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind. Astronaut, military pilot, educator. Born on August 5, , near Wapakoneta, Ohio. On July 20, , Neil Armstrong made history by becoming the first man to walk on the moon. He developed a fascination with flight at an early age and earned his student pilot's license when he was In , Armstrong began his studies in aeronautical engineering at Purdue University on a U.
Neil Alden Armstrong August 5, — August 25, was an American astronaut and aeronautical engineer and the first person to walk on the Moon. He was also a naval aviator , test pilot , and university professor. A graduate of Purdue University , Armstrong studied aeronautical engineering; his college tuition was paid for by the U. Navy under the Holloway Plan. He became a midshipman in and a naval aviator the following year. In September , while making a low bombing run, Armstrong's aircraft was damaged when it collided with an anti-aircraft cable which cut off a large portion of one wing. Armstrong was forced to bail out.
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Apollo 11 and the first moonwalk
On July 20, , one of the most momentous actions of all time took place not on Earth but on another world. Astronaut Neil Armstrong stepped out of the lunar lander Eagle, descended a ladder, and set foot on the surface of the Moon. Then, he spoke the most famous words of the 20th Century: "It's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind". Neil Armstrong was born August 5, , on a farm in Wapakoneta, Ohio. His parents, Stephen K. Armstrong and Viola Engel, raised him in a series of towns in Ohio while his father worked as a state auditor.
Neil Armstrong was born in Wapakoneta, Ohio, on August 5, Armstrong entered the astronaut program in , and was command pilot for his first mission, Gemini VIII, in He was spacecraft commander for Apollo 11 , the first manned lunar mission, and became the first man to walk on the moon. Armstrong died shortly after undergoing heart surgery in Cincinnati, Ohio, in Astronaut Neil Armstrong developed a fascination with flight at an early age and earned his student pilot's license when he was