First man on the Moon? Neil Armstrong dead at 82
Former U.S. astronaut, Neil Armstrong, the first man on the moon, has died at the age of 82, NBC News reported on Saturday.
Armstrong underwent a heart-bypass surgery earlier this month to relieve blocked coronary arteries.
As commander of the Apollo 11 mission, Armstrong became the first human to set foot on the moon on July 20, 1969.
it was Armstrong who coined the now famous expression, “That’s one small step for [a] man. One giant leap for mankind” as he first set foot on the surface of the moon