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19/07/1969 Apollo 11 goes into Moon orbit

Apollo 11 was the spaceflight that landed the 1st 2 people on the Moon. Mission commander Neil Armstrong and pilot Buzz Aldrin, both American, landed the lunar module Eagle in July 1969, at 20:17 UTC. Armstrong became the 1st person to step onto the lunar surface 6 hours after landing, Aldrin joined him about 20 minutes later.