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Asteroid Named For Freddie Mercury Is Announced On His Birthday
"It's just a dot of light, but it's a very special dot of light." That's how Queen guitarist Brian May describes the asteroid named for his late friend and bandmate Freddie Mercury. Official designation: Asteroid 17473 Freddiemercury. "Happy Birthday ...
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Asteriod Named For Queen's Freddie Mercury
The asteroid was spotted in 1999, the same year Mercury died at age 45. It was dedicated in honor of what would have been Mercury's 70th birthday. Official designation: Asteroid 17473 Freddiemercury. (SOUNDBITE OF SONG, "DON'T STOP ME NOW").
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