Quotation by Neil Armstrong

The Eagle has landed.
Neil Armstrong (b. 1930), U.S. astronaut. Quoted in Washington Post (July 21, 1969).

Radio message, spoken as the lunar module "Eagle" touched down, announcing the first landing on the moon, July 20, 1969. In 1975, Jack Higgins used the phrase as the title of his World War II thriller about a German kidnap attempt on Winston Churchill.
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