Neil Armstrong, astronaut, first man on moon, dies 82

Neil Alden Armstrong (August 5, 1930 – August 25, 2012) was an American NASA astronaut, test pilot, aerospace engineer, university professor, United States Naval Aviator, and the first person to set foot upon the Moon.

Neil Armstrong cause of death
Neil Armstrong died from complications following a surgery.
Armstrong, who had just turned 82, underwent surgery on August 7, 2012, to relieve blocked coronary arteries.  He died at 2:45pm on August 25, 2012, at a hospital in Columbus, Ohio.
Neil Armstrong was 82 years old at the time of his death

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Neil Armstrong One Small Step first moon landing

Neil Armstrong was a great

Neil Armstrong was a great pioneer. He brought so much to this country and to the world. My intent is not to downplay anyone's demise but I question why Neil Armstrong gets a paragraph on his life but Rodney King, a man who has been in trouble with the law for the last 20 years and has been a drain on our tax payers gets a full page.

I am amazedthe death of such

I am amazedthe death of such an iconic figure of the 20th century is so easily overlooked.