2 Portrayals |
5' 11" (1.8 m)
Did You Know?
I knew I was alone in a way that no Earthling has ever been before. [on his solo flight in the Apollo 11 command module while astronauts Neil Armstrong
and Buzz Aldrin
explored the lunar surface, quoted in Time magazine, 11 December 1972]
The 1970 Jethro Tull
song "For Michael Collins, Jeffrey and Me" was dedicated to him, and talked about what he missed out on through staying on the shuttle during the moon-landing.