According to results of a new Harris poll of adults, Neil Armstrong walking on the moon is the single event from the past 50 years that the highest percentage of American wish they could witness.
When asked which events of the past 50 years they'd most wish to have witnessed firsthand, Americans chose:
1. Neil Armstrong walking on the moon (27%)
2. The fall of the Berlin wall (21%)
3. The "I have a dream" speech by Martin Luther King, Jr. (20%).
Topic for 8pm hour tonight on Sports Talk
What sporting event/moment do you most wish to have witnessed firsthand?
Could it be this? If not, what?
LAKE PLACID, NY - FEB 22: Team USA celebrates their 4-3 victory over the Soviet Union in the semi-final Men's Ice Hockey event at the Winter Olympic Games in Lake Placid, New York on February 22, 1980. The game was dubbed 'the Miracle on Ice'. The USA went on to win the gold medal by defeating Finland 4-2 in the gold medal game. (Photo by Steve Powell /Getty Images)
BERLIN - 1936 : Jesse Owens of the USA in action in the mens 200m at the 1936 Summer Olympic Games held in Berlin, Germany. Owens won a total of four gold medals in the Olympics, winning the mens 100m final, 200m final and the long jump competiton as well as being part of the victorious USA 4x100m relay team. (Photo by Getty Images/Getty Images)