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Astronaut Edwin E. "Buzz" Aldrin Jr. posing for a photograph beside the U.S. flag deployed on the moon during the Apollo 11 mission, 45 years ago.
July 20, 2014 On July 20, 1969, Apollo 11's Lunar Module, Eagle, touched down in the moon's Sea of Tranquility, marking humankind's first journey to another world.
Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin, during the Apollo 11 mission to the moon.
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June 13, 2013 Kids were told in the '60s that the astronauts loved that orange drink. Well, the second man on the moon says otherwise.
Neil Armstrong last November at the U.S. Capitol, when he and the other astronauts from the Apollo 11 mission were awarded Congressional Gold Medals.
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August 9, 2012 That's good news, tweets the second man on the moon — Buzz Aldrin — because he and Armstrong have "agreed to make it [to] the 50th Apollo Anniv in 2019."
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