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Neil Armstrong's hometown goes all out for 40th anniversary of moon walk | Cincinnati.com | Cincinnati.Com

11 Jul 2009, 22:54 UTC
Neil Armstrong's hometown goes all out for 40th anniversary of moon walk | Cincinnati.com | Cincinnati.Com
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For 40 years now in this western Ohio town - about 110 miles due north of Cincinnati, smack in the middle of some of the most bountiful farmland in the world - native son Neil Armstrong is never far away, even though he only rarely returns to the place he once called home.triggerAd(1,PaginationPage,7);To the world, he is the first man to walk on the moon - the Apollo astronaut the whole world watched on grainy, ghostly TV images on July 20, 1969, as he stepped off the lunar module ladder and left his boot print in the chalky moon dust.Neil Armstrong's hometown goes all out for 40th anniversary of moon walk Cincinnati.com Cincinnati.Com

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