Star Map for Wednesday August 19, 2015

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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 19 August 2015

Death of George Houser, American minister and activist (b. 1916); and Sanat Mehta, Indian activist and politician (b. 1935).

100th anniversary

Birthdate of Ring Lardner, Jr., American journalist and screenwriter (d. 2000); and Alfred Rouleau, Canadian businessman (d. 1985).

Death of Tevfik Fikret, Turkish poet and educator (b. 1867).

50th anniversary

Japanese prime minister Eisaku Sat becomes the first post-World War II sitting prime minister to visit Okinawa Prefecture..

Birthdate of Kevin Dillon, American actor; Kyra Sedgwick, American actress and producer; and Hemant Birje, Indian actor.

25th anniversary

Birthdate of Danny Galbraith, Scottish footballer.

10th anniversary

The first-ever joint military exercise between Russia and China, called Peace Mission 2005 begins..

Death of Mo Mowlam, English academic and politician, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster (b. 1949).

5th anniversary

Operation Iraqi Freedom ends, with the last of the United States brigade combat teams crossing the border to Kuwait..

4th anniversary

Death of Raúl Ruiz, Chilean director and producer (b. 1941).

3rd anniversary

Death of Donal Henahan, American journalist and critic (b. 1921); Ivar Iversen, Norwegian canoe racer (b. 1914); Tony Scott, English-American director and producer (b. 1944); and Edmund Skellings, American poet and academic (b. 1932).

2nd anniversary

The Dhamara Ghat train accident kills at least 37 people in the Indian state of Bihar..

Death of Musa'id bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Saudi Arabian prince (b. 1923); Russell S. Doughten, American director and producer (b. 1927); Abdul Rahim Hatif, Afghan politician, 8th President of Afghanistan (b. 1926); and Donna Hightower, American singer-songwriter (b. 1926).

1st anniversary

Death of Samih al-Qasim, Palestinian poet and journalist (b. 1939); Simin Behbahani, Iranian poet and activist (b. 1927); James Foley, American photographer and journalist (b. 1973); and Candida Lycett Green, Anglo-Irish journalist and author (b. 1942).

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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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