44 relations: Alexander Kevitz, Bobby Fischer, Boris Spassky, Bronx High School of Science, Chess, Chess Life, Chess Olympiad, Chess title, Chessgames.com, Cleveland, Donald Byrne, FIDE titles, Framingham, Massachusetts, Grandmaster (chess), Hedge fund, Helsinki, Interzonal, Larry Evans (chess grandmaster), Lone Pine International, Manhattan Chess Club, Massachusetts, My 60 Memorable Games, Natick, Massachusetts, New York City, Oklahoma City, Pan American Chess Championship, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Robert Wade (chess player), San Juan, Puerto Rico, Southsea, The Bronx, The Game of the Century (chess), U.S. Chess Championship, U.S. Open Chess Championship, United States Chess Federation, Victor Niederhoffer, Vienna, World Chess Championship, 10th Chess Olympiad, 13th Chess Olympiad, 14th Chess Olympiad, 16th Chess Olympiad, 20th Chess Olympiad.
Alexander Kevitz (September 1, 1902 – October 24, 1981) was an American chess master.
Robert James Fischer (March 9, 1943January 17, 2008) was an American chess grandmaster and the eleventh World Chess Champion.
Boris Vasilievich Spassky (Бори́с Васи́льевич Спа́сский; born January 30, 1937) is a Russian chess grandmaster.
The Bronx High School of Science (commonly called Bronx Science or Science, and formerly Science High) is an elite public high school in New York City.
Chess is a two-player strategy board game played on a chessboard, a checkered gameboard with 64 squares arranged in an 8×8 grid.
The monthly Chess Life and bi-monthly Chess Life Kids (formerly School Mates and Chess Life for Kids) are the official magazines published by the United States Chess Federation (US Chess).
The Chess Olympiad is a biennial chess tournament in which teams from all over the world compete.
A chess title is a title created by a chess governing body and bestowed upon players based on their performance and rank.
Chessgames.com is an Internet chess community with over 224,000 members.
Cleveland is a city in the U.S. state of Ohio, and the county seat of Cuyahoga County.
Donald Byrne (June 12, 1930 – April 8, 1976) was one of the strongest American chess players during the 1950s and 1960s.
The World Chess Federation, FIDE (Fédération Internationale des Échecs), awards several performance-based titles to chess players, up to and including the highly prized Grandmaster title.
Framingham is a city in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States.
The title Grandmaster (GM) is awarded to chess players by the world chess organization FIDE.
A hedge fund is an investment fund that pools capital from accredited individuals or institutional investors and invests in a variety of assets, often with complex portfolio-construction and risk-management techniques.
Helsinki (or;; Helsingfors) is the capital city and most populous municipality of Finland.
Interzonal chess tournaments were tournaments organized by the World Chess Federation FIDE from the 1950s to the 1990s.
Larry Melvyn Evans (March 22, 1932 – November 15, 2010) was an American chess grandmaster, author, and journalist.
Lone Pine International was a series of chess tournaments held annually in March or April from 1971 through 1981 in Lone Pine, California.
The Manhattan Chess Club in Manhattan was the second-oldest chess club in the United States (next to the Mechanics' Institute Chess Club in San Francisco) before it closed.
Massachusetts, officially known as the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, is the most populous state in the New England region of the northeastern United States.
My 60 Memorable Games is a chess book by Bobby Fischer, first published in 1969.
Natick is a town in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States.
The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.
Oklahoma City, often shortened to OKC, is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Oklahoma.
The Pan American Chess Championship, also American continental Championship is an individual chess tournament organized since 1945.
Philadelphia is the largest city in the U.S. state and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the sixth-most populous U.S. city, with a 2017 census-estimated population of 1,580,863.
Pittsburgh is a city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and is the county seat of Allegheny County.
Robert Graham Wade OBE (10 April 1921 Dunedin, New Zealand – 29 November 2008, London), was a New Zealand and British chess player, writer, arbiter, coach, and promoter.
San Juan (Saint John) is the capital and most populous municipality in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, an unincorporated territory of the United States.
Southsea is a seaside resort and geographic area, located in Portsmouth at the southern end of Portsea Island, Hampshire, England.
The Bronx is the northernmost of the five boroughs of New York City, in the U.S. state of New York.
In chess, The Game of the Century is a chess game played between 26-year-old Donald Byrne and 13-year-old Bobby Fischer in the Rosenwald Memorial Tournament in New York City on October 17, 1956, which Fischer won.
The U.S. Chess Championship is an invitational tournament held to determine the national chess champion of the United States.
The U.S. Open Championship is an open national chess championship that has been held in the United States annually since 1900.
The United States Chess Federation (also known as US Chess or USCF) is the governing body for chess competition in the United States and represents the U.S. in FIDE, the World Chess Federation.
Victor Niederhoffer (born December 10, 1943) is a hedge fund manager, champion squash player, bestselling author and statistician.
Vienna (Wien) is the federal capital and largest city of Austria and one of the nine states of Austria.
The World Chess Championship (sometimes abbreviated as WCC) is played to determine the World Champion in chess.
The 10th Chess Olympiad, organized by the FIDE and comprising an open team tournament, as well as several other events designed to promote the game of chess, took place between August 9 and August 31, 1952, in Helsinki, Finland.
The 13th Chess Olympiad, organized by FIDE and comprising an open team tournament, as well as several other events designed to promote the game of chess, took place between September 30 and October 23, 1958, in Munich, West Germany.
The 14th Chess Olympiad, organized by FIDE and comprising an open team tournament, as well as several other events designed to promote the game of chess, took place between October 26 and November 9, 1960, in Leipzig, East Germany.
The 16th Chess Olympiad, organized by FIDE and comprising an open team tournament, as well as several other events designed to promote the game of chess, took place between November 2 and November 25, 1964, in Tel Aviv, Israel.
The 20th Chess Olympiad, organized by FIDE and comprising an open team tournament, as well as several other events designed to promote the game of chess, took place between September 18 and October 13, 1972, in Skopje, Yugoslavia (present-day Macedonia).