(50413) Petrginz = 2000 DQ1
Discovered 2000 February 27 by J. Tichá and M. Tichý at Kle.
 Petr Ginz (1928-1944) was a Prague-born Jewish boy interested in writing and painting and a lover of the works of Jules Verne. During 1942-1944 he edited a secret magazine Vedem in Terezín ghetto. His drawing Moon Landscape was taken by Ilan Ramon aboard the final flight of the space shuttle Columbia.
 (MPC 51190 | 2004 March 6)


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