Space Race

Timeline created by wcoffey2016
  • Sputnik 1

    First artificial satellite in space.
  • Alan B. Shepard

    First U.S. citizen in space.
  • Yuri A. Gagarin

    First person in space.
  • John Glenn

    First U.S citizen to orbit Earth.
  • Apollo 11 and Neil Armstrong

    Apollo11 landed on the moon. Neil Armstrong is the first human to walk on the moon.
  • Skylab

    U.S launches the space station Skylab.
  • Mars Odyssey

    Mars Odyssey confirms the findinds of Surveyor that there is frozen water under Mars surface.