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Alexander Moiseenko (Олександр Моісеєнко, Oleksandr Moiseyenko; born 17 May 1980) is a Ukrainian chess Grandmaster and the 2013 European champion.
Alexei Shirov (Aleksejs Širovs;; born 4 July 1972) is a Latvian and Spanish chess grandmaster.
Aman Hambleton (born 30 December 1992) is a Canadian chess grandmaster.
Andrew Kalotay (born 1941) is a Hungarian-born finance professor, Wall Street quant and chess master.
Anthony Saidy (born May 16, 1937) is an International Master of chess, a retired physician and author.
Anthony Edward Santasiere (9 December 1904 – 13 January 1977) was an American chess master and chess writer, who also wrote extensively on non-chess topics.
Artur Mayakovich Yusupov (Арту́р Маякович Юсу́пов; Artur Majakowitsch Jussupow; born February 13, 1960 in Moscow, Soviet Union) is a Russian chess grandmaster and a chess writer.
Jørgen Bent Larsen (4 March 19359 September 2010) was a Danish chess grandmaster and author.
Božidar Ivanović (Serbian Cyrillic: Божидар Ивановић; born in Cetinje, Montenegro (then Yugoslavia), 24 August 1946) is a chess Grandmaster who now represents Montenegro, a politician, and a chess official.
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.
Bruce Murray Amos (born December 30, 1946 in Toronto, Ontario) is a Canadian International Master of chess, a high-calibre go player, and a mathematician.
Bryon Nickoloff (June 23, 1956 – August 3, 2004) was a Canadian International Master of chess.
Bu Xiangzhi (born December 10, 1985) is a Chinese chess grandmaster and Chinese champion in 2004.
Canadian Championships refers to a number of national-level competition in Canada.
This is the list of all the winners of the Canadian Chess Championship, often referred to as the Canadian Closed Championship to distinguish it from the annual Canadian Open tournament.
Canada Open or Canadian Open may refer to.
Daniel Abraham Yanofsky, (March 25, 1925 – March 5, 2000) was Canada's first chess grandmaster, an eight-time Canadian Chess Champion, a chess writer, a chess arbiter, and a lawyer.
Deen Hergott (born October 23, 1962 in Kitchener, Ontario) is a Canadian International Master of Chess.
Dimitri Tyomkin (born March 25, 1977) is a Canadian chess grandmaster (2001).
Duncan Suttles (born 21 December 1945) is a Grandmaster (chess) of chess who was the strongest Canadian player between the eras of Abe Yanofsky and Kevin Spraggett.
Eduardas Rozentalis (born 27 May 1963 in Vilnius) is a Lithuanian chess grandmaster.
Elod Macskasy (Macskásy Előd) (17 April 1919 – 21 January 1990) was a Hungarian-born Canadian chess master.
Eric Hansen (born May 24, 1992) is a Canadian chess grandmaster.
Frank Ross Anderson (January 3, 1928 in Edmonton, Alberta – September 18, 1980 in San Diego, California) was a Canadian International Master of chess, and a chess writer.
Gyula Sax (18 June 1951 – 25 January 2014) was a Hungarian chess grandmaster and International Arbiter (1995).
Hans Ree (born 15 September 1944 in Amsterdam) is a Dutch chess grandmaster and writer.
Igor Vasilyevich Ivanov (January 8, 1947 – November 17, 2005) was a Russian-born Canadian grandmaster of chess and a concert pianist.
Jean Hébert (born November 11, 1957 in Quebec City, Quebec) is a Canadian International Master of chess, an International Grandmaster of Correspondence Chess, and a chess writer, journalist, and commentator.
Joel Benjamin (born March 11, 1964) is an American chess grandmaster.
Jonathan Berry (born in Vancouver, British Columbia) is a Canadian International Correspondence Chess Grandmaster, an International Arbiter, a FIDE Master (FM) over-the-board, and a chess journalist and author.
Jonathan Rowson (born 18 April 1977) is a Scottish chess grandmaster and author.
Julian Michael "Jules" Hodgson (born 25 July 1963) is a British International Grandmaster and former British Chess Champion.
Kevin Spraggett (born 10 November 1954) is a Canadian chess grandmaster.
Larry M. Christiansen (born June 27, 1956) is a chess Grandmaster who grew up in Riverside, California, United States, and was the U.S. champion in 1980, 1983, and 2002.
Larry Melvyn Evans (March 22, 1932 – November 15, 2010) was an American chess grandmaster, author, and journalist.
Laszlo Witt (born April, 1933 in Budapest, Hungary, died December 27, 2005 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada) was a Hungarian-Canadian International Master of chess.
Lawrence Day (born February 1, 1949 in Kitchener, Ontario) is a Canadian chess International Master, author, and journalist.
Leonid Aleksandrovich Shamkovich (Russian: Леони́д Алекса́ндрович Шамко́вич; June 1, 1923 – April 22, 2005) was a chess Grandmaster and chess writer.
Ljubomir Ljubojević is a Serbian chess grandmaster.
Mark Bluvshtein (born 20 April 1988) is a Soviet-born Canadian chess player and a Grandmaster.
Nicholas Ernest de Firmian (born July 26, 1957 in Fresno, California), is a chess grandmaster and three-time U.S. chess champion, winning in 1987 (with Joel Benjamin), 1995, and 1998.
Nigel David Short (born 1 June 1965) is an English chess grandmaster, chess columnist, chess coach and chess commentator.
Nikolay Noritsyn is a Canadian chess player and coach.
Pal Benko (Benkő Pál; born July 14, 1928) is a Hungarian–American chess grandmaster, author, and composer of endgame studies and chess problems.
Anthony John Miles (23 April 1955 – 12 November 2001) was an English chess grandmaster, the first Englishman to earn the Grandmaster title in over-the-board play.
Viktor (Viorel) Bologan (born 14 December 1971) is a Moldovan chess grandmaster and chess author.
Victor (Viktor) Mikhalevski (ויקטור מיכלבסקי; born 8 July 1972, Gomel, Belarus) is an Israeli chess grandmaster who lives in Beersheba.
Vladimir Borisovich Tukmakov (born March 5, 1946 in Odessa) is a Ukrainian chess grandmaster.
Walter Arencibia Rodríguez (born July 21, 1967) is a Cuban chess grandmaster.
Walter Shawn Browne (10 January 1949 – 24 June 2015) was an Australian-born American chess Grandmaster and poker player.
William James Joseph Lombardy (December 4, 1937 – October 13, 2017) was an American chess grandmaster, chess writer, teacher, and former Catholic priest.
Zvonko Vranesic (born 4 October 1938) is a Croatian–Canadian International Master of chess, and an International Master of Correspondence Chess.
Events in chess in 1997.