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(6262) Javid

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1978 RZ. Discovered 1978 Sept. 1 by N. S. Chernykh at Nauchnyj.

Named in memory of Hussein Javid (1882–1941), Azerbaijani poet, playwright and historian, author of several historical plays, such as Sheikh Sanan, Teimur, the lame and Khayyam. In his works he preached the ideas of progressive romanticism. In 1937 he was branded as a dissident and exiled to Siberia. (M 30098)

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