Star Map for Friday May 12, 1939

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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Detail of constellations in a Classic Star Map
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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

Your custom poster is beautifully printed on high-quality 260gsm Fine Art paper, with archival-quality UV-resistant inks. Colors will not fade over time when exposed to light.

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 12 May 1939

Birthdate of Cyril Chantler, English pediatrician and academic; Jalal Dabagh, Kurdish journalist and politician; Miltiadis Evert, Greek minister and politician, 69th Mayor of Athens (d. 2011); Reg Gasnier, Australian rugby league player, coach, and sportscaster (d. 2014); and Ron Ziegler, American politician, White House Press Secretary (d. 2003).

200th anniversary

Birthdate of Johann Baptist Wanhal, Czech-Austrian organist and composer (d. 1813).

100th anniversary

Birthdate of Tôn Tht Thuyt, Vietnamese mandarin (d. 1913).

50th anniversary

Birthdate of Otto Frank, German-Swiss businessman and Holocaust survivor; father of diarist Anne Frank (d. 1980).

25th anniversary

Birthdate of Bertus Aafjes, Dutch poet and author (d. 1993); and Howard K. Smith, American journalist and actor (d. 2002).

10th anniversary

Birthdate of Sam Nujoma, Namibian politician, 1st President of Namibia.

4th anniversary

Birthdate of Felipe Alou, Dominican-American baseball player, coach, and manager; and Johnny Bucyk, Canadian ice hockey player and sportscaster.

Death of Józef Pisudski, Polish field marshal and politician, 15th Prime Minister of Poland (b. 1867).

3rd anniversary

Birthdate of Guillermo Endara, Panamanian lawyer and politician, 32nd President of Panama (d. 2009); Tom Snyder, American journalist and talk show host (d. 2007); and Frank Stella, American painter and sculptor.

2nd anniversary

The Duke and Duchess of York are crowned as King George VI and Queen Elizabeth of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland in Westminster Abbey..

Birthdate of Beryl Burton, English cyclist (d. 1996); George Carlin, American comedian, actor, and author (d. 2008); Susan Hampshire, English actress; and Miriam Stoppard, English physician and author.

1st anniversary

Birthdate of Millie Perkins, American actress.

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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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