Buzz Aldrin

a explorer

Biography

Buzz Aldrin was born on january 20th 1930 and is still alive today. He went to the moon in 1969. When he came back from the moon he started a international goodwill tour. He walked on the moon for 21 hours.

significance

The goals of his mission were to get on the moon and be the first to do it. No one died while accomplishing this mission.

overview

Buzz aldrin was one of the first people on the moon. The character buzz lightyear from the movie toy story was named after him. Buzz Aldrin is working with NASA to get people to mars. He joined the air force before he was chosen to go to the moon. He spent 21 hours on the moon collecting 46 moon rocks.