Neil Armstrong (American Lives). 1403469385 (ISBN13: 9781403469380).
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Neil Armstrong was a famous American astronaut. He was the very first man to walk on the moon’s surface. During his lifetime, Neil worked as an aerospace engineer, test pilot, university professor and a naval aviator. Neil Armstrong was born on August 5, 1930, in Auglaize, just next to Wapakoneta, Ohio. Neil had two younger siblings and he was Irish, German and Scottish ancestry.
This biography spanning his lifetime concentrates on the work he did to make life better for himself and other . Elizabeth Raum is a Heinemann-Raintree author.
This biography spanning his lifetime concentrates on the work he did to make life better for himself and other Americans. Age Range: 6 and up. Grade Level: 1 - 3. Series: American Lives.
Highlights the life of astronaut and engineer Neil Armstrong, and the mission-Apollo 11-that led him to become the first man on the moon.
Neil Alden Armstrong (August 5, 1930 – August 25, 2012) 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 . Navy under the Holloway Plan. He became a midshipman in 1949 and a naval aviator the following year.
American astronaut; first person to walk on the moon. Neil Alden Armstrong (5 August 1930 – 25 August 2012) was an American test pilot and astronaut, who was the commander of the Apollo 11 moon landing mission on July 20, 1969, in which he and Buzz Aldrin were the first humans to land on the moon, and he was the first man to walk on the moon.
Neil Armstrong was an American astronaut and the first person to walk on the Moon. Check out this biography to know about his childhood, family life, achievements, and timeline. Birthday: August 5, 1930. Nationality: American. Neil Armstrong was an American astronaut and the first person to walk on the Moon. Trained as an aeronautical engineer, he served as a test pilot before being selected as an astronaut. Interestingly, all his accomplishments would not have happened had Dick Day, not placed his application for astronaut with the ones that arrived on time; Armstrong’s application had arrived about a week after the deadline.
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American astronaut Alternative Title: Neil Alden Armstrong. Early life and career.
Alternative Title: Neil Alden Armstrong. Apollo 11: Moon landing, 1969Perhaps the most famous of all space films, these clips document the arrival of the first human beings on the Moon during the afternoon of July 20, 1969. Neil Armstrong was the eldest of three children born to Viola Louise Engel and Stephen Koenig Armstrong, a state auditor. Neil’s passion for aviation and flight was kindled when he took his first airplane ride at age 6. He was active in the Boy Scouts of America and earned the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest rank attainable.