(3827) Zdeněkhorský = 1986 VU  (Zden\v{e}khorsk\'y in TeX)
Discovered 1986 November 3 by A. Mrkos at Kle.
 Named in memory of Zdeněk Horský (1929-1988), outstanding Czech historian of medieval and renaissance astronomy and authority on Kepler. Horský also studied megalithic localities in Bohemia, explained the cosmological architectural symbolism of the gothic Charles Bridge and the New Town of Prague and dated the origin of the famous astronomical clock on the Old Town Hall in Prague. Name suggested by J. Tichá, M. Tichý and Z. Moravec.
 (MPC 27733 | 1996 August 28)


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