(1861) Komenský

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1970 WB. Discovered 1970 Nov. 24 by L. Kohoutek at Bergedorf.

Named in honor of Jan Amos Komenský (Comenius, 1592–1670), Czech educational reformer and theologian, sometimes called the grandfather of modern education. He had to spend most of his life in exile. (M 3757)

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