1976 GR2. Discovered 1976 Apr. 1 by N. S. Chernykh at Nauchnyj.
Named in honor of Aleksandr Vasil’evich Maslyakov, Moscow television journalist, one of the founders and for many years presenter of the program KVN (Club of Merry and Resourceful Persons), which is very popular not only in the countries of the former Soviet Union but in others too. (M 30096)