Benz Space Timeline

space travel

Neil Armstrong's life

08/05/1930 - 08/25/2012

Neil Amstrong died at the given date.

First rocket into space

1942 - 1945

German V2 rocket

first animal in space

02/20/1947 - 02/22/1947

The first animals in space were fruit flies.

First american rocket launch

01/31/1958 - 02/02/1958

First successful american rocket launch. It was called the Jupiter C.

First rocket to the moon

09/12/1959 - 09/16/1959

Lunik II was the first rocket on moon.

first person to orbit the Earth

04/12/1961 - 04/16/1961

Yuri Gagarin was the first person to orbit the Earth.

when was the first person on the moon

07/24/1969 - 07/26/1969

Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin were the first men on the moon.

Russia launches first military space station

1974

Russia launches their first military space station into space.