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Discovered by 31.08.1983 by on Klet observatory
MPC 33386 (8.12.1998)
Named in honor of Milan Kundera (b.1929), Czech novelist, playwright and poet. He has written various works combining the comedy of living with political criticism. His novel The Unbearable Lightness of Being is well known and received wide international exposure as a very successful movie. Since 1975 he has lived in France. Name proposed by J. Tichá following a suggestion by M. Šidlichovský.