(20969) Samo = 1979 SH
Discovered 1979 September 17 by A. Mrkos at KleŁ.
 Samo (c.600-c.659) was a French merchant. Around the year 623 he organized the Slavic tribes into a kingdom and led this kingdom to defeat the Avars. Samo ruled over this Slavic kingdom, centered in Bohemia, until his death. This kingdom is the earliest state known to have been established in Bohemia.
 (MPC 44186 | 2001 December 30)


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