Real name, Edwin Eugene Aldrin Jr., was the second man to walk on the moon after Neil Armstrong. Both NASA astronauts had gone on space voyage aboard Apollo 11 craft with Michael Collins as the third crew member.
Aldrin is famous for uttering the words “Magnificent desolation” on the moon when Neil Armstrong asked him, “Isn’t it magnificent?”. Adrian resented not being the first man on the moon though he was the first to urinate on the natural satellite of Earth.
The Commodore PET (Personal Electronic Transactor) was the first personal computer to be available off the shelf on retail stores. Another product from the company, the Commodore 64, is regarded as the largest selling computer of all time. Commodore International was founded by Jack Tramiel, a Polish-American businessman. Unfortunately, the company failed to maintain its initial success and filed for bankruptcy on 29th April 1994. [more...]