Star Map for Thursday October 8, 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

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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 08 October 1959

Birthdate of Tommy Armour III, American golfer; Nick Bakay, American actor, producer, and screenwriter; Gavin Friday, Irish singer-songwriter, actor, and producer; Erik Gundersen, Danish motorcycle racer; Peter Horrocks, English journalist and producer; Mike Morgan, American baseball player and coach; Carlos I. Noriega, Peruvian-American colonel and astronaut; and Daniel Ribacoff, Brazilian-American polygraph examiner.

25th anniversary

Birthdate of Kader Asmal, South African academic and politician (d. 2011); Gerry Hitchens, English footballer and manager (d. 1983); and James Holshouser, American lawyer and politician, 68th Governor of North Carolina (d. 2013).

10th anniversary

Birthdate of Jerry Bittle, American cartoonist (d. 2003); Ashawna Hailey, American computer scientist and philanthropist (d. 2011); Hamish Stuart, Scottish singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer; and Sigourney Weaver, American actress and producer.

5th anniversary

Birthdate of Huub Rothengatter, Dutch race car driver and manager.

4th anniversary

Birthdate of Bill Elliott, American race car driver; Alain Ferté, French race car driver; Darrell Hammond, American comedian and actor; Paul Lennon, Australian politician, 42nd Premier of Tasmania; and Lonnie Pitchford, American singer and guitarist (d. 1998).

Death of Iry LeJeune, American accordion player (b. 1928).

3rd anniversary

New York Yankees's Don Larsen pitched the only perfect game in a World Series..

Birthdate of Jeff Lahti, American baseball player; and Janice E. Voss, American engineer and astronaut (d. 2012).

2nd anniversary

Birthdate of Antonio Cabrini, Italian footballer and manager.

1st anniversary

Birthdate of Steve Coll, American journalist and author; Bret Lott, American journalist, author, and academic; Ursula von der Leyen, Belgian-German physician and politician, Defense Minister of Germany; and Ruffin McNeill, American football player and coach.

Death of Ran Bosilek, Bulgarian author and translator (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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