Star Map for Thursday August 8, 1991

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On 08 August 1991

The Warsaw radio mast, at one time the tallest construction ever built, collapses..

Birthdate of Nélson Oliveira, Portuguese footballer; and Tyrone Peachey, Australian rugby league player.

Death of James Irwin, American colonel, pilot, and astronaut (b. 1930).

100th anniversary

Birthdate of Adolf Busch, German violinist and composer (d. 1952).

25th anniversary

Birthdate of Chris Eubank, English boxer; and John Hudek, American baseball player and coach.

10th anniversary

Birthdate of Vanessa Amorosi, Australian singer-songwriter; Roger Federer, Swiss tennis player; Meagan Good, American actress and producer; and Harel Skaat, Israeli singer-songwriter.

Death of Thomas McElwee, Irish republican and PIRA volunteer (b. 1957).

5th anniversary

Birthdate of Kateryna Bondarenko, Ukrainian tennis player; Pierre Garçon, American football player; and Chris Pressley, American football player.

4th anniversary

Birthdate of Pierre Boulanger, French actor; and Tatjana Malek, German tennis player.

Death of Danilo Blanuša, Croatian mathematician and physicist (b. 1903).

3rd anniversary

The 8888 Uprising begins in Rangoon (Yangon), Burma (Myanmar). Led by students, hundreds of thousands join in nationwide protests against the one-party regime. On September 18, the demonstrations end in a military crackdown, killing thousands..

Birthdate of Princess Beatrice of York; Danilo Gallinari, Italian basketball player; Rinku Singh, Indian baseball player; and Laura Slade Wiggins, American actress and singer.

Death of Félix Leclerc, Canadian singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1914); and Alan Napier, English actor (b. 1903).

2nd anniversary

Space Shuttle program: STS-28 Mission: Space Shuttle Columbia takes off on a secret five-day military mission..

Birthdate of Ken Baumann, American actor and author; Anthony Rizzo, American baseball player; and Hannah Miley, English-Scottish swimmer.

1st anniversary

Iraq occupies Kuwait and the state is annexed to Iraq. This would lead to the Gulf War shortly afterward..

Birthdate of Vladimír Darida, Czech footballer; Parker Kligerman, American race car driver; Aleksandra Szwed, Polish actress and singer; and Kane Williamson, New Zealand cricket captain.

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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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