WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 16: Astronaut Neil Armstrong (L) is congratulated by Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) (R) after Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) presented Armstrong with the... more 
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 16: Astronaut Neil Armstrong (L) is congratulated by Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) (R) after Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) presented Armstrong with the Congressional Gold Medal during a ceremony in the Rotunda of the U.S. Capitol November 16, 2011 in Washington, DC. The gold medals were presented to Armstrong and his fellow crew members from Apollo 11, Michael Collins and Buzz Aldrin, and to astronaut and former U.S. Senator John Glenn (D-OH), the first American to orbit the Earth. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) less 
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