Buzz Aldrin

Buzz Aldrin

Edwin Eugene "Buzz" Aldrin, Jr. (born January 20, 1930) is an American astronaut, and the second person to walk on the Moon. He was the lunar module pilot on Apollo 11, the first manned lunar landing in history. On July 20, 1969, he set foot on the Moon, following mission commander Neil Armstrong. He is also a retired United States Air Force pilot.

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Astronauts Gone Wild - Encounters With Astronauts - Buzz Aldrin
... His first televised encounter is with the Apollo 11 crewmember Buzz Aldrin ... Aldrin his "secret" footage, which Sibrel says was sent to him by mistake from NASA ... Aldrin dismisses Sibrel's arguments, stating "We went to the Moon we're not misleading anybody." Later in the film, Sibrel confronts Aldrin on another occasion ...
Buzz Aldrin's Race Into Space
... Buzz Aldrin's Race Into Space, frequently abbreviated BARIS, is a 1993 space simulation and strategy game for MS-DOS ... They also consulted Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin, who permitted his name be used for the game ...
Johan Harstad - Writing Career - Fiction
... and 2005 saw the publication of his first novel, Buzz Aldrin, hvor ble det av deg i alt mylderet? ('Buzz Aldrin, What Happened to You in All the Confusion?') ... to be second best in life, like his hero, Buzz Aldrin, the second man on the moon ...
List Of Characters In Transformers (film Series) - Humans - Cameos - Buzz Aldrin
... Buzz Aldrin plays himself, who greets Optimus Prime in Transformers Dark of the Moon. ...
Buzz Aldrin - In Popular Culture
... Aldrin has been portrayed by Cliff Robertson in Return to Earth (1976) Himself in The Boy in the Plastic Bubble (1976) Himself in The Simpsons (1994) Larry Williams in Apollo 13 (1995) Xander Berkeley in ... series 2, episode 4 (episode 17 overall), was entitled "The Buzz Aldrin Show (or An Apology)" and aired 20 October 1970 ... Aldrin is referred to in dialogue, and the closing credits scroll over his NASA portrait ...

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