Traveling with Steve One giant leap 20 July 2017 Steve Jadin’s braces are off. Photos are NOT permitted. And it’s 48 years since this took place: (FILE PHOTO) An Apollo 11 astronaut’s footprint in the lunar soil, photographed by a 70 mm lunar surface camera during the Apollo 11 lunar surface extravehicular activity. Neil Armstrong stepped into history July 20, 1969 by leaving the first human footprint on the surface of the moon. (Photo by NASA/Newsmakers) Share. Link. Like.