Daily Question – 37


Visual 1 shows the Apollo XI Lunar Module Eagle, whose landing on the moon was conveyed by the message ‘The Eagle Has Landed’, a phrase that also formed the title of a best-selling Nazi spy novel by Harry Patterson a.k.a Jack Higgins, who is the man in Visual 2.

Cracked by 11 of you! In order – Sumo, Chris Pearson, vijaysarathy, Thejaswi Udupa, CR, citybank(rupt), The Clueless Anon, Thomas Masun, Rohan, varmaOne and anil raghavan.

14 responses to “Daily Question – 37

  1. The Eagle – lunar module, and Jack Higgins who wrote “The Eagle Has Landed” basis the message broadcast on US Radio Stations when the Eagle, indeed, landed

  2. Chris Pearson

    The Eagle has landed.

    Or more appropriately, the old quiz chestnut has landed again.

  3. vijaysarathy

    “The Eagle has Landed” – Famous Lunar Landing quote and Jack Higgins book.

  4. Thejaswi Udupa

    The Eagle has Landed.

    On the moon, and as a Jack Higgins novel.

  5. Apollo 11’s Eagle and Jack Higgins who wrote Eagle has Landed..

  6. The eagle has landed-moon landing phrase as well as a book by Jack Higgin.
    Hope Thomas did not do a google image search for Jack Higgins. The last picture on the first row would create a scandal in mattanchery high!

  7. The Clueless Anon

    Apollo XI Lunar Module / Jack Higgins – The Eagle Has Landed

  8. Dear Uncle:

    The first photo is Buzz Aldrin Uncle outside the Apollo 11 module Eagle. “The Eagle has Landed” is a book by Jack Higgins.

    Kind regards,
    Thomas Masun

  9. the connect is “the eagle has landed” .. jack higgins, who wrote the book, and the eagle resting at the sea of tranquility

  10. Venkatakrishnan.A.J

    Apollo 17 crew member..Last man on moon till date?

  11. Navin Ragade

    The 1st pic is the Apollo Lunar Module. Is the 2nd one, one of the founders of the Grumman Corporation that built the Apollo module?

  12. the eagle has landed. thats jack higgins.

  13. Apollo 15 & David Scott

  14. anil raghavan

    The eagle has landed
    Pic1 shows buzz aldrin with eagle&pic2 shows jack higgins who wrote the book with the same title