Discovered 1993 Mar. 17 at the European Southern Observatory in the course of the Uppsala-ESO Survey of Asteroids and Comets.
John Cleese (b. 1939), a member of Monty Python's Flying Circus, has also acted in movies such as A Fish Called Wanda and and the television comedy series Fawlty Towers.
Asteroids discovered by Uppsala astronomersJohan Lagerros