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Neil Armstrong, first man to set foot on the moon, dies at 82

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Astronaut Neil Armstrong, commander of Apollo 11 and the first person to walk on the moon, has died Saturday, August 25, 2012. He was 82. In this file photo, Armstrong is shown inside the Lunar Module as it rests on the lunar surface after completion of his historic moonwalk. (NASA/MCT)

Astronaut Neil Armstrong, commander of Apollo 11 and the first person to walk on the moon, died Saturday. He was 82. In this file photo, Armstrong is shown inside the Lunar Module as it rests on the lunar surface after completion of his historic moonwalk. (NASA/MCT)

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