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New episodes in the six-episode series will air on Tuesdays at 10 p.m. on ABC.
Many women worked behind-the-scenes and made pivotal contributions to the historic Apollo 11 mission. Hirasaki shares her experiences overcoming the gender roles of the 1960s to work on the mission.
Weeks before the historic Apollo 11 launch, Brown's team, which maintained communication between mission control and the spacecraft, detected Russian interference that put the mission at stake.
After completing a nine-day mission, Apollo 11 successfully returned to Earth on July 24, 1969. Hirasaki spent more than two weeks in quarantine with Armstrong, Aldrin, and Collins.
Woodstock, The Manson Murders, The Moon Landing - 1969 was "Phenomenal, Exciting, Terrifying, Outrageous - A mirror image of today" - "1969" Premiers Tomorrow at 10/9c on ABC.