Star Map for Wednesday July 1, 1959

Get a map of the sky — with thousands of stars, the planets, the Sun and the Moon — as seen from a location and at a time of your choice.

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The Download option will give you access to files optimized for printing at these sizes: 8.5x11" (letter), optimum for your home printer; 11x14", ideal for a medium-sized poster; 16x20", optimized for a medium-sized poster; 18x24", ideal for a large poster; 40x50 cm; 50x70 cm.

The Classic and Night Sky designs also include: 21x29.7 cm (A4); 24x30 cm; 30x40 cm; 24x36", ideal for an extra-large poster

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Available sizes: 11x14", 16x20" or 18x24", 40x50cm or 50x70 cm, standard sizes so you will always find a frame that you like and that fits.

On 01 July 1959

Specific values for the international yard, avoirdupois pound and derived units (e.g. inch, mile and ounce) are adopted after agreement between the U.S.A., the United Kingdom and other Commonwealth countries..

50th anniversary

Birthdate of Emmett Toppino, American sprinter (d. 1971).

25th anniversary

Birthdate of Claude Berri, French actor, director, and screenwriter (d. 2009); Jamie Farr, American actor; Jean Marsh, English actress and screenwriter; and Sydney Pollack, American actor, director, and producer (d. 2008).

Death of Ernst Röhm, German paramilitary commander (b. 1887).

10th anniversary

The merger of two princely states of India, Cochin and Travancore, into the state of Thiru-Kochi (later re-organized as Kerala) in the Indian Union ends more than 1,000 years of princely rule by the Cochin royal family..

Birthdate of Néjia Ben Mabrouk, Tunisian-Belgian director and screenwriter; John Farnham, English-Australian singer-songwriter; David Hogan, American composer and educator (d. 1996); and Venkaiah Naidu, Indian lawyer and politician.

5th anniversary

Birthdate of Keith Whitley, American singer and guitarist (d. 1989).

4th anniversary

Birthdate of Nikolai Demidenko, Russian pianist and educator; Li Keqiang, Chinese economist and politician, 7th Premier of the People's Republic of China; and Lisa Scottoline, American lawyer and author.

2nd anniversary

The International Geophysical Year begins..

Birthdate of Lisa Blount, American actress and producer (d. 2010); Hannu Kamppuri, Finnish ice hockey player; and Sean O'Driscoll, English footballer and manager.

1st anniversary

The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation links television broadcasting across Canada via microwave..

Flooding of Canada's Saint Lawrence Seaway begins..

Birthdate of Jack Dyer Crouch, II, American diplomat, United States Deputy National Security Advisor.

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The Download option will give you access to files optimized for printing at these sizes: 8.5x11" (letter), optimum for your home printer; 11x14", ideal for a medium-sized poster; 16x20", optimized for a medium-sized poster; 18x24", ideal for a large poster; 40x50 cm; 50x70 cm.

The Classic and Night Sky designs also include: 21x29.7 cm (A4); 24x30 cm; 30x40 cm; 24x36", ideal for an extra-large poster

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You will be given immediate access to six image files for each available color. Each image file is optimized for a different print size, from 21.6x27.9cm to 50x70cm. You will be given immediate access to six image files for each available color. Each image file is optimized for a different print size, from 8.5x11" to 18x24".

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