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"We Choose To Go To The Moon"

John Fitzgerald Kennedy (1960)

Celebrating the Greatest Achievement of the 20th Century

I would like to dedicate these pages to the US Astronauts from the early days of America's Space Program.

The Apollo Astronauts

Edwin Eugene "Buzz" Aldrin, Jr.


Born: January 20, 1930
Birthplace: Montclair, New Jersey
Colonel, U.S. Air Force (Retired)
Space Flights: Gemini 12 and Apollo 11


William A. Anders


Born October 17, 1933
Birthplace: Hong Kong
Major General, U.S. Air Force Reserve (Retired)
Space Flights: Apollo 8


Neil Alden Armstrong


Born: August 5, 1930
Birthplace: Wapakoneta, Ohio
Civilian
Space Flights: Gemini 8 and Apollo 11


Alan L. Bean


Born: March 15, 1932
Birthplace: Wheeler, Texas
Captain, U.S. Navy (Retired)
Space Flights: Apollo 12 and Skylab 3


Frank Borman


Born: March 14, 1928
Birthplace: Gary, Indiana
Colonel, U.S. Air Force (Retired)
Space Flights:
Gemini 7 and Apollo 8


Michael Collins


Born: October 31, 1930
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Major General, U.S. Air Force Reserve (Retired)
Space Flights: Gemini 10 and Apollo 11


Links of Interest
NASA Homepage
Kennedy Space Center Homepage
HBO: From the Earth To The Moon
Spaceviews Magazine



All Photos Courtesy of NASA


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