Apollo 8 - Book Of Genesis Reading (December 24, 1968)
Jim Lovell & Apollo 8: Christmas Eve Heard Round the World
Apollo 8 - The Launch (Full Mission 01)
American astronauts Frank Bowman, Bill Anders, and Jim Lovell read the beginning of the Book of Genesis from the lunar orbit. They were on the board of the Apollo 8 spacecraft. At the time, the broadcast was the most watched TV program ever. Bowman, Anders, and Lovell were the first humans to trowel beyond Earth’s orbit.