Neil Armstrong was the first man to walk on the moon. He was born in Wapakoneta, Ohio on August 5, 1930 (Nasa Administrator). In 1947 Armstrong received the USA scholarship navy and he entered the Purdue University to study aeronautical engineering study. After a year, the U.S. Navy called him to active duty and he became a Navy pilot (Neil Armstrong Biography). In 1950 he was sent to the Korean War. (Neil Armstrong Biography). Neil was the youngest pilot aboard the USS Essex. Neil Armstrong is a hero because he was brave, willing to risk his life, and unselfish.
The strong trait of Neil Armstrong is willing to risk. At the age of six, Armstrong developed fascination with flying. He worked a lot of jobs to pay his lessons. Neil Armstrong risks everything to sacrify his dream and his…
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Born August 5th, 1930 in Wapakoneta, Ohio, Neil Armstrong to this day is one of our most known historical figures (Dunbar, n.d.). Neil Armstrong was the first person to walk on the moon; he took that step on July 20th, 1969 (history.com staff, 2010). On that day one of the most famous quotes were spoken, “That’s one small step for…
Biography of Neil Armstrong
By Nadia Ludwig
Did you know that an American was the first person to walk on the moon? This was only less than 50 years ago. This American’s name was Neil Armstrong. He is one of the most famous astronauts in the world. Neil Armstrong is one of only 12 people to have ever walked on the moon.
Neil Armstrong was born on August 5, 1930 in Auglaize County in Ohio, his parents were Stephen Koenig Armstrong and Viola Louise Engel and he had two younger siblings Dean and…
Neil Armstrong was the first person to walk on the moon. He was an astronaut who flew, in two space missions. One was the Apollo 11 the mission that he landed on the moon. Neil was also an engineer, a pilot and a college professor. And also flew in the korean war as a jet fighter. Neil Armstrong had a wife named Janet Sharon.
Neil was born on august 5,1930. When Neil was a kid he loved to build and play with model planes. He had almost one hundred model planes in his room.Neil wasn’t an…
Neil Armstrong was first getting interested in flying when he was five years old thats when he started to make models of airplanes. When he was six years old that is when he first got to fly in a airplane. When he was 15 years old he had his pilot license before he got his drivers license. The rocket x-5 was the fastest airplane in the world and Neil Armstrong got to fly it as a test pilot. After he was in the Korean war that is when he got to fly the x-5 rocket.
Neil Armstrong went…
brave missions, Neil Armstrong was the first human to set foot on the moon and accomplished what no other person could do because he was brave, able to handle extreme situations, highly trained, and experienced with air and spacecraft.
Growing up, Neil gained experience and education with piloting aircraft. Aeronautics were very important and interesting to him as a child. He obtained his pilots license before he could drive a car (Shorn). Armstrong’s education provided a basis…
Do you know who Neil Armstrong is? Or what he did? And if you do why should we care? Neil Armstrong was the first man too walk on the moon and the pilot too land on the moon. This all happened in 1996
July 20 he was not the first man in space however but that doesn’t matter right now. Why should you care about him? It’s a good chance that you weren't alive or were too young too remember when he landed. He opened up a whole new world too explore and thanks too him we beat russia too the moon.…
have you ever wondered how people land a spaceship, well it’s not as easy as it looks and neil Armstrong and his crew knows how hard it is
one day on july 20, 1969 at kennedy space center, neil armstrong, buzz aldrin, and michael collins was getting ready for the day they never forget. the 3 men have a job from nasa the president j.f.k want them to be the first men to walk on the moon
Neil armstrong, buzz aldrin,and michael collins have been practicing for the day they never forget,…
Neil Armstrong was the first man to set foot onto the moon. He set foot on the moon in 1969 on the
Apollo 11 mission. The Apollo 11 was planned to set two men on the moon and they did. He has two
college degrees. He has a bachelor’s degree in aerospace engineering from Purdue
University. He also has a master’s degree in aeronautical engineering from the University of
Southern California. He was born August 5, 1930 Wapakoneta OH and died in August 25, 2012
Cincinnati OH. Neil had 3 children…
There are many famous people who you may not know that was a veteran. When you think of veterans you normally think of ordinary people like you and I. Many famous veterans that served for the United States are people who you know as doing something else extraordinary. Extraordinary things veterans have done and you and I know is Neil Armstrong. You probably know him as the first man to walk on the moon. Neil Armstrong was a veteran in the Korean War. The veteran the I will be telling you about…