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(722) Frieda

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Discovered 1911 Oct. 18 by J. Palisa at Vienna.

Named probably in honor of Frieda Hillebrand, grand-daughter of Prof. Weiss, director of the Vienna Observatory. Frieda is the daughter of Prof. Karl Hillebrand (1861–1939), astronomer at the Graz University, and his wife Irene, née Weiss {see planet  (794)}. (A. Schnell)

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