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on Friday October 8, 1920

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The sky is as seen on , at from lat, long .

Please note that the colors that you see on screen are never identical to what you'll get when you print. The colors in your prints will depend on the printer, and will most likely be darker than your files.

What sets it apart

The solid background of the Night Sky star map, combined with the miriad colors of the thousands of stars, conveys a feeling of vastness and intimacy. The stars over a boundless black become the undisputed protagonists. It is Rocío's, our head designer, favourite map, and it never fails to elicit a wow.

We very much hope that you will enjoy your sky map! Please do contact us if you find any problems whatsoever - we will make it right.

On 08 October 1920

Birthdate of Frank Herbert, American journalist, photographer, and author (d. 1986).

50th anniversary

Birthdate of Louis Vierne, French organist and composer (d. 1937).

25th anniversary

Eulmi incident: Queen Min of Joseon, the last empress of Korea, is assassinated and her corpse burnt by Japanese infiltrators inside Gyeongbok Palace..

Birthdate of Zog I of Albania (d. 1961); and Juan Perón, Argentinian general and politician, 29th President of Argentina (d. 1974).

10th anniversary

Birthdate of Kirk Alyn, American actor (d. 1999); Paulette Dubost, French actress (d. 2011); Gus Hall, American soldier and politician (d. 2000); Helmut Kallmeyer, German chemist and soldier (d. 2006); and Ray Lewis, Canadian runner (d. 2003).

3rd anniversary

Birthdate of Billy Conn, American boxer (d. 1993); Walter Lord, American historian and author (d. 2002); Danny Murtaugh, American baseball player, coach, and manager (d. 1976); and Rodney Robert Porter, English biochemist and physiologist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1985).

2nd anniversary

World War I: In action near Pittem, Belgium, USMC 2nd Lieutenant aviator Ralph Talbot of Weymouth, Massachusetts becomes the first-ever USMC aviator to earn the Medal of Honor..

World War I: In the Argonne Forest in France, United States Corporal Alvin C. York kills 28 German soldiers and captures 132, for which he is awarded the Medal of Honor..

Birthdate of Halfdan Hegtun, Norwegian radio host and politician (d. 2012); and Jens Christian Skou, Danish chemist and physiologist, Nobel Prize laureate.

1st anniversary

Birthdate of Jack McGrath, American racing driver (d. 1955); and Kiichi Miyazawa, Japanese politician, 78th Prime Minister of Japan (d. 2007).

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