How Neil Armstrong Died, Date of Death, Age of Death, Birthday, and More!

Neil Armstrong reached the impressive age of 82 years. Find out the cause of death and more exciting information regarding the death of this famous Astronaut.

Biography - A Short Wiki

American astronaut, aerospace engineer, test pilot, and professor who became the first person to set foot on the moon on July 21, 1969. He spent 8 days, 14 hours, 12 minutes, and 30 seconds in space.

He was married to Janet Elizabeth Shearon from 1956 to 1994 and Carol Held Knight from 1994 until 2012. He has sons named Mark and Eric and a daughter named Karen. 

How did Neil Armstrong die?

Neil Armstrong's death was caused by Complications From Cardiac Surgery.

Information about the death of Neil Armstrong
Cause of deathComplications From Cardiac Surgery
Age of death82 years
ProfessionAstronaut
BirthdayAugust 5, 1930
Death dateAugust 25, 2012
Place of deathCincinnati, Ohio, United States
Place of burialAtlantic Ocean

Quotes

In much of society, research means to investigate something you do not know or understand.

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I was elated, ecstatic and extremely surprised that we were successful.

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The one thing I regret was that my work required an enormous amount of my time, and a lot of travel.

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I fully expected that, by the end of the century, we would have achieved substantially more than we actually did.

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Here men from the planet Earth first set foot upon the Moon. July 1969 AD. We came in peace for all mankind.

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