(2899) Runrun Shaw

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1964 TR2 . Discovered 1964 Oct. 8 at the Purple Mountain Observatory at Nanking.

Named in honor of Run Run Shaw, a famous entrepreneur of movie and television in Hong Kong. Public-spirited and wishing to perform social and welfare services, he has made important contributions to the development of Chinese education. (M 16041)

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