Star Map for Sunday September 18, 1960

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 18 September 1960

Fidel Castro arrives in New York City as the head of the Cuban delegation to the United Nations..

Birthdate of Stephen Flaherty, American composer; Carolyn Harris, British politician; Ian Lucas, English lawyer and politician; and Blue Panther, Mexican wrestler.

100th anniversary

Birthdate of Alberto Franchetti, Italian-American composer and educator (d. 1942).

Death of Joseph Locke, English engineer and politician (b. 1805).

50th anniversary

In Amsterdam, 25,000 demonstrate for general suffrage..

Birthdate of Joseph F. Enright, American captain (d. 2000); Bernard Kangro, Estonian journalist, author, and poet (d. 1994); and Josef Tal, Israeli pianist and composer (d. 2008).

25th anniversary

Birthdate of Peter Clarke, English cartoonist (d. 2012); and John Spencer, English snooker player and sportscaster (d. 2006).

10th anniversary

Birthdate of Siobhan Davies, English dancer and choreographer; Vishnuvardhan, Indian actor (d. 2009); Chris Heister, Swedish politician, Governor of Stockholm County; Darryl Sittler, Canadian ice hockey player; and Anna Deavere Smith, American actress and playwright.

5th anniversary

Birthdate of Paul Butler, English bishop; and Keith Morris, American singer-songwriter.

4th anniversary

Birthdate of Chris Hedges, American journalist and author; and Peter Šastný, Slovak ice hockey player and politician.

Death of Adélard Godbout, Canadian agronomist and politician, 15th Premier of Quebec (b. 1892).

2nd anniversary

Birthdate of John Aldridge, English-Irish footballer and manager; Winston Davis, Vincentian cricketer; Malcolm Press, English ecologist and academic; and Derek Pringle, Kenyan-English cricketer and journalist.

Death of Olaf Gulbransson, Norwegian painter and illustrator (b. 1873).

1st anniversary

Vanguard 3 is launched into Earth orbit..

Birthdate of Ian Arkwright, English footballer; Mark Romanek, American director and screenwriter; and Ryne Sandberg, American baseball player, coach, and manager.

Death of Benjamin Péret, French poet and journalist (b. 1899).

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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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