(1800) Aguilar

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1950 RJ. Discovered 1950 Sept. 12 by M. Itzigsohn at La Plata.

Named in memory of Eng. Felix Aguilar {1884–1943}, former director of the La Plata Observatory, founder of the University School of Astronomy and Geophysics, the most outstanding scientific worker for the development of Argentine astronomy in the first half of this century. (M 3934)

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