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Novotná


5897
1984 SZ1
Discovered by 29.09.1984 by A. Mrkos on Klet observatory
MPC 29671 (22.04.1997)
Novotná
https://ssd.jpl.nasa.gov/sbdb.cgi?sstr=5897;old=0;orb=1;cov=0;log=0;cad=0#orb

Named in memory of Jarmila Novotná-Daubková (1907-1994), Czech opera singer, who lived in the U.S. from 1948, where she was engaged at the Metropolitan Opera in New York for 16 seasons. She is also known for The Songs of Lidice, a selection of Czech and Moravian folk songs, which she recorded with Jan Masaryk in 1942. Name suggested by J. Tichá on the occasion of ninetieth anniversary of Novotná's birth.