Star Map for Wednesday April 4, 1956

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 04 April 1956

Birthdate of Evelyn Hart, Canadian ballerina; Tom Herr, American baseball player and manager; and David E. Kelley, American screenwriter and producer.

50th anniversary

Birthdate of Bea Benaderet, Turkish-Jewish Irish-American television, radio, and voice actress (d. 1968); and John Cameron Swayze, American journalist (d. 1995).

25th anniversary

Birthdate of James Dickens, English politician (d. 2013); Bobby Ray Inman, American admiral and intelligence officer; and Catherine Tizard, New Zealand politician, 16th Governor-General of New Zealand.

Death of André Michelin, French businessman, co-founded the Michelin Tyre Company (b. 1853).

10th anniversary

Birthdate of Colin Coates, Australian speed skater; Dave Hill, English guitarist; Katsuaki Sat, Japanese martial artist and coach; György Spiró, Hungarian author and playwright; and Bubba Wyche, American football player and coach.

5th anniversary

Birthdate of John Hannah, American football player and coach; and Hun Sen, Cambodian soldier and politician, 33rd Prime Minister of Cambodia.

Death of George Albert Smith, American religious leader, 8th President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (b. 1870).

4th anniversary

Birthdate of Rosemarie Ackermann, German high jumper; Pat Burns, Canadian ice hockey player and coach (d. 2010); Gregg Hansford, Australian motorcycle racer (d. 1995); Cherie Lunghi, English actress and dancer; Karen Magnussen, Canadian figure skater and coach; Gary Moore, Northern Irish singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (d. 2011); and Villy Søvndal, Danish educator and politician, Danish Minister of Foreign Affairs.

3rd anniversary

Birthdate of Robert Bertrand, Canadian politician; Henry Fotheringham, South African cricketer; Simcha Jacobovici, Canadian director, producer, journalist, and author; Sammy Wilson, Northern Irish politician, 31st Lord Mayor of Belfast; and Chen Yi, Chinese violinist and composer.

Death of Carol II of Romania (b. 1893).

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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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