Today in history: May 22

The Apollo 10 lunar module, codenamed 'Snoopy,' passes within 8.4 nautical miles of the moon's surface

May 22 1969: An Apollo lunar excursion module flies near the moon. A voice cries out, 'Lets just land it! They cant stop us!' An electronic voice responds, 'Snoopy, this is mission control. Do NOT land.'