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Ten random things: May 19

Ten people who have had asteroids named after them:

1.  C. J. Cherryh, American science fiction/fantasy writer (77185 Cherryh)
2.  Jean-Charles Cuillandre, French astronomer (17029 Cuillandre)
3.  Pavel Paluš, Slovak astronomer (24194 Paluš)
4.  Renzo Del Rosso, Italian amateur astronomer (31458 Delrosso)
5.  Philip Childs Keenan, American astronomer (10030 Philkeenan)
6.  Samantha Smith, American peace activist (3147 Samantha)
7.  Christopher J. Pritchet, Canadian physicist and astronomer (60622 Pritchet)
8.  Torahiko Terada, Japanese physicist (6514 Torahiko)
9-10.  Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel, American musicians (91287 Simon-Garfunkel)

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