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Aristide Gromer (Dunkirk, 11 April 1908 – ?) was a French chess master.
Chéron is a French surname.
A chess composer is a person who creates endgame studies or chess problems.
In chess and chess-like games, the endgame (or end game or ending) is the stage of the game when few pieces are left on the board.
Chess endgame literature refers to books and magazines about chess endgames.
A chess problem, also called a chess composition, is a puzzle set by somebody using chess pieces on a chess board, that presents the solver with a particular task to be achieved.
A chess title is a title created by a chess governing body and bestowed upon players based on their performance and rank.
Frédéric Lazard (20 February 1883, in Marseille – 18 November 1948, in Le Vésinet) was a French chess master, problemist and journalist.
The French Chess Championship is the annual, national chess tournament of France.
Henri Rinck (January 10, 1870 – February 17, 1952) was a French chess study composer, considered one of the most important early figures in the field.
The Légal Trap or Blackburne Trap (also known as Légal Pseudo-Sacrifice and Légal Mate) is a chess opening, characterized by a queen sacrifice followed by checkmate with minor pieces if Black accepts the sacrifice.
Note: Russian names may be written with other spellings.
This list of chess players includes people who are primarily known as chess players and have an article on the English Wikipedia.
Marseillais chess (also called Double-Move chess) is a chess variant in which each player moves twice per turn.
Navy Secrets is a 1939 American espionage film.
The rook and bishop versus rook endgame is a chess endgame where one player has just a rook, bishop and king, and the other player has only a rook and king.
The rook and pawn versus rook endgame is of fundamental importance to chess endgames,,,, and has been widely studied,. Precise play is usually required in these positions.
The Fighting Demon is a 1925 American silent melodrama film.
The White Cockatoo is a 1935 American mystery film directed by Alan Crosland and starring Jean Muir, Ricardo Cortez and Ruth Donnelly.
The two knights endgame is a chess endgame with a king and two knights versus a king.
The 1st Chess Olympiad, organized by the FIDE and comprising an open and women's tournament, as well as several events designed to promote the game of chess, took place between July 18 and July 30, 1927, in London, United Kingdom.
The 2nd Chess Olympiad, organized by the Fédération Internationale des Échecs (FIDE) and comprising an open and women's tournament, as well as several events designed to promote the game of chess, took place between July 21 and August 6, 1928, in The Hague, Netherlands.