He was one of my boyhood heroes. His very name rings with adventure, challenge, and achievement. Who can forget that Apollo 11 mission? With his passing goes the magic and glory of youth. I remember as an eight year old boy at my grandmotherís house with what must have been close to twenty family members sitting in front of a black and white TV. Here's a nice news clip.
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