(1434) Margot

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1936 FD1. Discovered 1936 Mar. 19 by G. N. Neujmin at Simeis.

Named in honor of Miss Gertrud Margot Görsdorf (1915–1990), later Mrs. Zottmann. She was for some years in Berlin friend and schoolfellow of the German astronomer W. Gliese {see planet  (1823)} who proposed this name. (LDS)

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