Star Map for Saturday January 9, 1960

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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 09 January 1960

President of Egypt Gamal Abdel Nasser opens construction on the Aswan Dam by detonating ten tons of dynamite to demolish twenty tons of granite on the east bank of the Nile..

Birthdate of David Peoples, American golfer; and Lisa Walters, Canadian golfer.

Death of Elsie J. Oxenham, English author and educator (b. 1880).

200th anniversary

Ahmad Shah Durrani defeats the Marathas in the Battle of Barari Ghat..

50th anniversary

Birthdate of Tom Evenson, English runner (d. 1997).

25th anniversary

Birthdate of Bob Denver, American actor (d. 2005); John Graham, New Zealand rugby player and educator (d. 2017); Brian Harradine, Australian politician (d. 2014); and Earl G. Graves, Sr., American businessman and publisher.

10th anniversary

Birthdate of Alec Jeffreys, English geneticist and academic; David Johansen, American musician and actor; and Sandy Martin, American actress.

5th anniversary

Birthdate of Michiko Kakutani, American journalist and critic; and J.K. Simmons, American actor.

4th anniversary

Birthdate of Waltraud Meier, German soprano and actress; and Imelda Staunton, English actress and singer.

3rd anniversary

British Prime Minister Sir Anthony Eden resigns from office following his failure to retake the Suez Canal from Egyptian sovereignty..

2nd anniversary

Birthdate of Stephen Neale, English philosopher and academic.

1st anniversary

Birthdate of Mark Martin, American race car driver and coach; Rigoberta Menchú, Guatemalan activist and politician, Nobel Prize laureate; and Otis Nixon, American baseball player.

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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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