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[more] (06223)   Dahl = 1980 RD1
Discovered 1980 September 3 by A. Mrkos at Kleť
Named in honor of the Welsh-born author Roald Dahl (b. 1916). His Willy Wonka and ...  [more]
[more] (07272)   Darbydyar = 1980 DD1
Discovered 1980 February 21 by Z. Vávrová at Kleť
M. Darby Dyar (b. 1958) is a professor at Mount Holyoke College who specializes ...  [more]
[more] (111913)   Davidgans = 2002 GD
Discovered 2002 April 1 by KLENOT at Kleť
David ben Solomon Gans (1541-1613) was a Jewish chronicler, mathematician, geographer and astronomer. Born in ...  [more]
[more] (05860)   Deankoontz = 1981 QE1
Discovered 1981 August 28 by Z. Vávrová at Kleť
Dean Ray Koontz (b. 1945) is a contemporary American author. He is known for his best-selling ...  [more]
[more] (04142)   Dersu-Uzala = 1981 KE
Discovered 1981 May 28 by Z. Vávrová at Kleť
Named after an inhabitant of Siberian Taiga and the character from the novel of the ...  [more]
[more] (06583)   Destinn = 1984 DE
Discovered 1984 February 21 by A. Mrkos at Kleť
Named in memory of Ema Destinn (1878-1930), Czech opera singer, considered one of the finest ...  [more]
[more] (90279)   Devětsil = 2003 DL10
Discovered 2003 February 26 by KLENOT at Kleť
Devětsil was the Czech avant-garde group of artists active from 1920 to 1930, led by V. ...  [more]
[more] (06059)   Diefenbach = 1979 TA
Discovered 1979 October 11 by Z. Vávrová at Kleť
Karl Wilhelm Diefenbach (1851–1913) was a German painter and philosopher. He was a pioneer of the ...  [more]
[more] (05318)   Dientzenhofer = 1985 HG1
Discovered 1985 April 21 by A. Mrkos at Kleť
Kryštof Dientzenhofer (1655-1722) and his son Kilián Ignác (1689-1751) were among the leading architects and ...  [more]
[more] (05997)   Dirac = 1983 TH
Discovered 1983 October 1 by A. Mrkos at Kleť
Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac (1902-1984), English theoretical physicist and Nobel laureate, is known for his work ...  [more]
[more] (05103)   Diviš = 1986 RP1
Discovered 1986 September 4 by A. Mrkos at Kleť
Named in memory of the Czech scientist, Praemonstrat monk and priest Prokop Václav Diviš (1698-1765), ...  [more]
[more] (03022)   Dobermann = 1980 SH
Discovered 1980 September 16 by Z. Vávrová at Kleť
Named in honor of Karl Friedrich Louis Dobermann (1834-1894), German zoologist and amateur astronomer. ...  [more]
[more] (03905)   Doppler = 1984 QO
Discovered 1984 August 28 by A. Mrkos at Kleť
Named in memory of Austrian physicist Christian Doppler (1803-1853), professor of mathematics and geometry at ...  [more]
[more] (06060)   Doudleby = 1980 DX
Discovered 1980 February 19 by A. Mrkos at Kleť
Named for a village in southern Bohemia,south of České Budějovice. It was first mentioned as ...  [more]
[more] (04671)   Drtikol = 1988 AK1
Discovered 1988 January 10 by A. Mrkos at Kleť
Named in memory of František Drtikol (1883-1961), outstanding Czech photographer, well-known for his black-and-white portraits in ...  [more]
[more] (06221)   Ducentesima = 1980 GO
Discovered 1980 April 13 by A. Mrkos at Kleť
The naming commemorates the 200th Kleť numbered minor planet. Its Latin name was inspired by ...  [more]
[more] (03781)   Dufek = 1986 RG1
Discovered 1986 September 2 by A. Mrkos at Kleť
Named in honor of George Dufek, an associate of Richard E. Byrd and for a ...  [more]
[more] (14054)   Dušek = 1996 AR
Discovered 1996 January 12 by M. Tichý and Z. Moravec at Kleť
Jiří Dušek (b. 1971) is an astronomer at the Nicolas Copernicus Observatory and Planetarium in Brno. ...  [more]

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