Star Map for Tuesday May 5, 1942

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 05 May 1942

Birthdate of István Bujtor, Hungarian actor, director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 2009); Jean Corston, Baroness Corston, English lawyer and politician; Hugh Courtenay, 18th Earl of Devon, English politician (d. 2015); and Tammy Wynette, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1998).

Death of Qemal Stafa, Albanian politician (b. 1920).

50th anniversary

Birthdate of Dorothy Garrod, British archaeologist (d. 1968).

Death of August Wilhelm von Hofmann, German chemist and academic (b. 1818).

25th anniversary

Birthdate of Pío Leyva, Cuban singer-songwriter (d. 2006).

10th anniversary

Birthdate of Stan Goldberg, American illustrator (d. 2014); and Bob Said, American race car driver and bobsled racer (d. 2002).

5th anniversary

Birthdate of Delia Derbyshire, English keyboard player and composer (d. 2001).

4th anniversary

Birthdate of Michael Murphy, American actor; Bill Robertson, American businessman and politician (d. 2013); and Barbara Wagner, Canadian figure skater and coach.

3rd anniversary

Birthdate of Ray Gosling, English journalist, author, and activist (d. 2013).

2nd anniversary

World War II: Norwegian refugees form a government-in-exile in London..

World War II: Norwegian Campaign: Norwegian squads in Hegra Fortress and Vinjesvingen capitulate to German forces after all other Norwegian forces in southern Norway had laid down their arms..

Birthdate of Lance Henriksen, American actor; and Michael Lindsay-Hogg, American director and producer.

1st anniversary

Emperor Haile Selassie returns to Addis Ababa; the country commemorates the date as Liberation Day or Patriots' Victory Day..

Birthdate of Alexander Ragulin, Russian ice hockey player (d. 2004).

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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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