(1550) Tito

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1937 WD. Discovered 1937 Nov. 29 by M. B. Protitch at Belgrade.

Named in honor of Josip Tito (1892–1980), president of Yugoslavia, the leader of Yugoslavian resistance against aggression during World War II, and an early enthusiast of the United Nations. (M 2277)

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