Star Map for Thursday October 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

Your custom poster is beautifully printed on high-quality 260gsm Fine Art paper, with archival-quality UV-resistant inks. Colors will not fade over time when exposed to light.

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 October 1959

Birthdate of Mark Aizlewood, Welsh footballer and manager; Brian P. Cleary, American author and poet; and Youssou N'Dour, Senegalese singer-songwriter, musician, and politician.

Death of Enrico De Nicola, Italian journalist, lawyer, and politician, 1st President of Italy (b. 1877).

1000th anniversary

Edgar the Peaceful becomes king of all England..

Death of Eadwig, English king (b. 941).

50th anniversary

Birthdate of Sam Yorty, American captain and politician, 37th Mayor of Los Angeles (d. 1998).

25th anniversary

Birthdate of Emilio Botín, Spanish banker and businessman (d. 2014).

10th anniversary

The People's Republic of China is established and declared by Mao Zedong..

Birthdate of Isaac Bonewits, American singer-songwriter, liturgist, and author (d. 2010); Sheila Gilmore, Scottish lawyer and politician; and André Rieu, Dutch violinist, composer, and conductor.

4th anniversary

Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region is established..

Birthdate of Howard Hewett, American R&B singer-songwriter; Morten Gunnar Larsen, Norwegian pianist and composer; and Jeff Reardon, American baseball player.

Death of Charles Christie, American film producer, founded Christie Film Company (b. 1880).

3rd anniversary

Birthdate of Andrus Ansip, Estonian engineer and politician, 15th Prime Minister of Estonia; and Theresa May, English politician, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

2nd anniversary

First appearance of In God we trust on U.S. paper currency..

Birthdate of Kang Seok-woo, South Korean actor; and Éva Tardos, Hungarian mathematician and educator.

Death of Abdülhalik Renda, Turkish civil servant and politician, 6th Turkish Minister of National Defence (b. 1881).

1st anniversary

NASA is created to replace NACA..

Birthdate of Martin Cooper, English saxophonist, composer, and painter; and Masato Nakamura, Japanese bass player and producer.

Death of Robert Falk, Russian painter and educator (b. 1886).

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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

These are the same high-resolution JPEG files that we use for our printing: with them, a professional print-shop will be able to produce an outstanding quality print.

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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