Fifty years ago, Apollo 11 made global history. Neil Armstrong, Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin and Michael Collins went to the moon. History was also made in one of the most-watched TV moments in American history. CBS News anchor Walter Cronkite was on TV sets here in KELOLAND and across the country.

In an interactive timeline below, watch the moments unfold.

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