(1354) Botha

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1935 GK. Discovered 1935 Apr. 3 by C. Jackson at Johannesburg.

Named after a distinguished South African patriot who was also one of the prime movers in the formation of the Union of South Africa. {Louis Botha (1862–1919) was the first prime minister of Transvaal (1907) and of the Union of South Africa (1910–1919)}. (M 908)

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