1968 (10 images)

Updated: March 11, 2009 at 1:47 PM
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Apollo 8 astronaut William Anders, Lunar Module (LM) pilot adjusts his helmet as he suits up for the Apollo 8 mission on December 21, 1968. Apollo 8 was the first manned mission to the moon and entered lunar orbit 40 years ago on Christmas Eve, December 24, 1968. (UPI Photo/NASA/MSFC)
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