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Meanings Of Minor Planet Names: 1001–1500
... Planckia 1927 BC Max Planck, German physicist and Nobelist, on the occasion of his 80th birthday 1070 Tunica 1926 RB The Tunica genus of flowering plants of the pink or carnation family ( has no explanation ... Ruska, wife of Ernst Ruska, German inventor of the electron microscope and Nobelist 1179 Mally 1931 FD Daughter-in-law of discoverer, wife of Franz Wolf (presumably Max Wolf ... Rome † 1249 Rutherfordia 1932 VB Lord Rutherford, physicist, Nobelist however, other sources state it was named after the city of Rutherford, New York, as proposed by Irving Meyer of that city † 1250 ...
Meanings Of Minor Planet Names: 52001–53000
... American organizer of the modern ecumenical movement and Peace Prize Nobelist † 52293 Mommsen 1990 TQ3 Theodor Mommsen, German classical historian, epigraphist, and ...