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Buzz Aldrin Biography by Imogen

Childhood

Buzz was born on the 20th January 1930 in Montclair, New Jersey. His mom Marion Moon, was the daughter of an Army Chaplain. Buzz’s farther Edwin Eugene Aldrin was a Colonel in the Air Force. When Buzz  was born , he wasn’t called Buzz he named Edwin Eugene Aldrin Jr. The name Buzz came from his sister mispronouncing the name brother to buzzer ,he legally changed his name in 1988.

 Education

In 1947 Buzz graduated from High School and headed to point Military Academy in New York. Buzz then graduated from Montclair and bachelor science degree in 1951.

Astronaut

Buzz, Neil Armstrong and Michael Collins land on the moon. Apollo crew landed on the moon on 20th July 1969. The three lunar explorers return safely down to Earth on 24th July 1969.

By Imy.

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