Illustration anticipating Neil Armstrong's Moon landing, 1969. Artist: Unknown
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Illustration anticipating Neil Armstrong's Moon landing, 1969. illustration dated 30th June 1969 with a caption in French by Agence France-Presse (AFP). Apollo 11, the first manned lunar landing mission, was launched on 16 July 1969 and Neil Armstrong and Edwin 'Buzz' Aldrin became the first and second men to walk on the moon on 20 July 1969. The third member of the crew, Michael Collins, remained in lunar orbit.