Mon August 27, 2012
Remembering 'Reluctant Hero' Neil Armstrong
Originally published on Mon August 27, 2012 2:13 pm
Astronaut Neil Armstrong, the first person to walk on the moon, died Saturday. He was 82. Armstrong solidified his place in history on July 20, 1969 when he left the first human footprint on the surface of the moon. NPR's Neal Conan remembers the man his family called a "reluctant hero."