(932) Hooveria

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Discovered 1920 Mar. 23 by J. Palisa at Vienna.

Named in honor of Herbert Clark Hoover (1874–1964) in recognition of his help and assistance to Austria after World War I. (AN 216, 192 (1922))

Named by the Academic Senate of the Vienna University.

Hoover, later president of the United States, was also honored by planet  (1363).

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