(2542) Calpurnia

Reference work entry

1980 CF. Discovered 1980 Feb. 11 by E. Bowell at Anderson Mesa.

Named for the last wife of Julius Caesar. She bade him stay home from the Senate on the Ides of March, but he ignored her advice and was assassinated there. (M 6834)

Name suggested by F. Pilcher.

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