Star Map for Tuesday July 17, 1945

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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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On 17 July 1945

World War II: The main three leaders of the Allied nations, Winston Churchill, Harry S. Truman and Joseph Stalin, meet in the German city of Potsdam to decide the future of a defeated Germany..

Birthdate of Alexander, Crown Prince of Yugoslavia; and John Patten, Baron Patten, English politician, Secretary of State for Education.

Death of Ernst Busch, German field marshal (b. 1885).

100th anniversary

Death of Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey, English politician, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1764).

25th anniversary

Birthdate of Gordon Gould, American physicist and academic, invented the laser (d. 2005); and Juan Antonio Samaranch, Spanish businessman, 7th President of the International Olympic Committee (d. 2010).

10th anniversary

Birthdate of Diahann Carroll, American actress and singer; Peter Schickele, American composer and educator; and Donald Sutherland, Canadian actor and producer.

Death of George William Russell, Irish poet and painter (b. 1867).

5th anniversary

Birthdate of Tim Brooke-Taylor, English actor and screenwriter.

4th anniversary

Birthdate of Daryle Lamonica, American football player; Bob Taylor, English cricketer; and Achim Warmbold, German race car driver and manager.

3rd anniversary

Birthdate of Don Kessinger, American baseball player and manager; Gale Garnett, New Zealand–born Canadian singer; Connie Hawkins, American basketball player; and Zoot Money, English singer-songwriter and keyboard player.

2nd anniversary

Birthdate of LaVyrle Spencer, American author and educator.

1st anniversary

Port Chicago disaster: Near the San Francisco Bay, two ships laden with ammunition for the war explode in Port Chicago, California, killing 320..

World War II: Napalm incendiary bombs are dropped for the first time by American P-38 pilots on a fuel depot at Coutances, near Saint-Lô, France..

World War II: At Sainte-Foy-de-Montgommery. in Normandy Field Marshal Erwin Rommel was strafed by allied aircraft while returning to his headquarters..

Birthdate of Mark Burgess, New Zealand cricketer and footballer; Catherine Schell, Hungarian-English actress; and Carlos Alberto Torres, Brazilian footballer and manager (d. 2016).

Death of William James Sidis, American mathematician and anthropologist (b. 1898).

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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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