Astronaut Neil Armstrong dead at 82
Astronaut Neil Armstrong, the first person to set foot on Earth’s moon, has passed away at the age of 82.
According to Reuters, Armstrong underwent heart-bypass surgery earlier this month “to relieve blocked coronary arteries.”
Armstrong, as commander of the Apollo 11 mission, became the first person to walk on the moon on July 20, 1969.
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