On this day in 1969, Apollo 11’s Lunar Module Eagle touched down in the Sea of Tranquility on the Moon.*
Where were you when it happened? What were you doing?
I was 19 years old and working at Gibson’s Discount Center in Pittsburg KS. There were televisions set up around the store to monitor the event, and when Neil Armstrong stepped out of the lander, everyone stopped work and gathered in front of the televisions to watch.
*I stole this sentence from Johnny L.A. over in MPSIMS.