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Re: THIRTY YEARS AGO - MAN ON THE MOON



Shouldn't this read 34 years ago, and not 30 years ago?

On 22 Jul 2003 at 17:43, Arthur Z Rowe wrote:

> Submitted by Arthur - N1ORC
> 
> The young president issued the challenge in May 1961: To put an American
> on the moon and return him safely by the end of the decade. John F.
> Kennedy did not live to see his dream become reality; it would be left
> to one of his political rivals to congratulate the first two humans on
> the moon. But politics seemed far from anyone's mind as the world
> watched Neil Armstrong step onto the lunar surface on July 20, 1969. His
> words seemed to say it all: "That's one small step for man, one giant
> leap for mankind." This special site recalls those first steps, 30 years
> ago.
> 
> http://www.chron.com/content/chronicle/special/moon/index.html
> 
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