Star Map for Monday September 17, 1956

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 17 September 1956

Birthdate of Almazbek Atambayev, Kyrgyz politician, 4th President of Kyrgyzstan; Thad Bosley, American baseball player and coach; and Mandawuy Yunupingu, Australian singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2013).

50th anniversary

Birthdate of J. R. Jayewardene, Sri Lankan lawyer and politician, 2nd President of Sri Lanka (d. 1996); and Edgar Wayburn, American physician and environmentalist (d. 2010).

25th anniversary

Birthdate of Anne Bancroft, American actress (d. 2005); and Jean-Claude Carrière, French actor and screenwriter.

10th anniversary

Birthdate of Billy Bonds, English footballer and manager; and Heimar Lenk, Estonian journalist and politician.

5th anniversary

Birthdate of Russell Brown, Scottish politician; Piet Kleine, Dutch speed skater and coach; and Cassandra Peterson, American actress, television host, and producer.

Death of Jimmy Yancey, American pianist and composer (b. 1898).

4th anniversary

Birthdate of Harold Solomon, American tennis player and coach.

3rd anniversary

Birthdate of Luís Amado, Portuguese politician, former minister of Minister of Foreign Affairs; Tamasin Day-Lewis, English chef and author; Altaf Hussain, Pakistani-English soldier and politician; and Rita Rudner, American actress, comedian, and screenwriter.

Death of David Munson, American runner (b. 1884); and Hans Feige, German general (Wehrmacht) (b. 1880).

2nd anniversary

The novel Lord of the Flies by William Golding is first published..

Birthdate of Joël-François Durand, French pianist and composer; and Bill Irwin, American wrestler.

1st anniversary

Birthdate of Brendan O'Carroll, Irish actor, director, and screenwriter; Scott Simpson, American golfer; and Charles Martinet, American actor.

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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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