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Andrei Yurievich Sokolov (Андре́й Ю́рьевич Соколо́в; born 20 March 1963, in Vorkuta, Komi ASSR, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union) is a chess Grandmaster of Russian origin, now living in France.
Anna Yuriyivna Ushenina (Анна Юріївна Ушеніна; born 30 August 1985) is a Ukrainian chess grandmaster who was Women's World Chess Champion from November 2012 to September 2013.
Baruch Harold Wood MSc OBE (13 July 1909 – 4 April 1989), generally known as B. H. Wood, was an English chess player, editor and author.
Benjamin Franklin (April 17, 1790) was an American polymath and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States.
The Capablanca Memorial is a chess tournament that has been held annually in Cuba since 1962.
Chess is a two-player board game.
Chess Monthly may refer to.
Daniel John King (born 28 August 1963) is an English chess grandmaster, writer, coach, journalist and broadcaster.
The first chess youth championship in Europe was the yearly European Junior Championship for under age 20.
Evgeny Ellinovich Sveshnikov (Евгений Эллинович Све́шников; Latvian: Jevgēņijs Svešņikovs; born 11 February 1950) is a Russian grandmaster of chess and a chess author.
The first-move advantage in chess is the inherent advantage of the player (White) who makes the first move in chess.
Geoffrey Harber Diggle (6 December 1902 – 13 February 1993)Edward Winter,, quoting Winter, CHESS magazine, June 1993, p. 46.
Gordon Thomas Crown (20 June 1929 – 17 November 1947) was a promising British chess player who died of appendicitis at the age of eighteen.
Hans-Joachim Hecht (born January 29, 1939, Luckenwalde, Brandenburg) is a German chess player and twice the national champion.
Hugh Edward Myers (January 23, 1930 – December 22, 2008) was an American chess master and author.
Irving John ("I. J."; "Jack") Good (9 December 1916 – 5 April 2009) The Times of 16-apr-09, http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/comment/obituaries/article6100314.ece was a British mathematician who worked as a cryptologist at Bletchley Park with Alan Turing.
James Macrae Aitken (27 October 1908 – 3 December 1983) was a Scottish chess player.
Jón Loftur Árnason (born 13 November 1960) is an Icelandic chess grandmaster.
John Cameron Saunders (born 1953 in Loudwater, Buckinghamshire) is a British chess player, writer, editor and journalist.
Jovanka Houska is an English chess player with the titles International Master (IM) and Woman Grandmaster (WGM).
Judit Polgár (born 23 July 1976) is a Hungarian chess grandmaster.
Ketevan Arakhamia-Grant (née Arakhamia) is a Georgian (former Soviet Union)-born Scottish Grandmaster of chess.
This is a list of skilled but non-professional chess players who were famous for some other reason, but whose life or work was significantly impacted by the game of chess.
Below is a list of chess periodicals.
The following is a list of World Chess Championships including the hosting cities.
The London Chess Classic is a chess festival held at the Olympia Conference Centre, West Kensington, London.
Luke James McShane (born 7 January 1984) is an English chess player.
Malcolm B. Pein (born 14 August 1960 in Liverpool) is a British chess International Master, chess organizer, author, and journalist.
Michael Adams (born 17 November 1971) is an English chess grandmaster.
My 60 Memorable Games is a chess book by Bobby Fischer, first published in 1969.
The Nimzo-Indian Defence is a chess opening characterised by the moves: Other move orders, such as 1.c4 e6 2.Nc3 Nf6 3.d4 Bb4, are also feasible.
Olimpiu G. Urcan (born 1977, Romania) is a Singapore-based chess player, historian, author and journalist.
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to chess: Chess is a two-player board game played on a chessboard (a square-checkered board with 64 squares arranged in an eight-by-eight grid).
Patrick Alexander (1926 - 1997 or 2003) was a British novelist, thriller writer, journalist and screenwriter.
Rafael Vaganian (Ռաֆայել Արտյոմի Վահանյան, Rrafayel Artyomi Vahanyan, Рафаэль Артёмович Ваганян, Rafael Artemovich Vaganyan) is an Armenian chess grandmaster known for his sharp tactical style of play.
The Richter–Veresov Attack (or Veresov Opening) is a chess opening that begins with the moves: It is also often reached by transposition, for example 1.d4 Nf6 2.Nc3 d5 3.Bg5 (the most common move order), 1.d4 Nf6 2.Bg5 d5 3.Nc3, or 1.Nc3 Nf6 2.d4 d5 3.Bg5.
Ronen Har-Zvi (born 13 October 1976) is an Israeli chess player and writer.
Stewart Gavin Haslinger (born 25 November 1981 in Ainsdale, Merseyside) is an English chess Grandmaster and former British Junior champion.
The Tilburg chess tournament was a series of very strong chess tournaments held in Tilburg, Netherlands.
Walter Korn (22 May 1908; Prague, Czechoslovakia – July 9, 1997; San Mateo, California, United States) was a Czech-born, naturalised American author of books and magazine articles about chess.
William Albert Fairhurst CBE (21 August 1903, Alderley Edge, England – 13 March 1982, Howick, New Zealand) was an English-born bridge designer and international chess master.
William Winter (11 September 1898 – 18 December 1955) was a British chess player.
The World Junior Chess Championship is an under-20 chess tournament (players must have been under 20 years old on 1 January in the year of competition) organized by the World Chess Federation (FIDE).
The World Youth Chess Championship is a chess competition for girls and boys under the age of 8, 10, 12, 14, 16 and 18.
Professor Yona Kosashvili MD (יונה קוסאשווילי; July 3, 1970) is an Israeli chess Grandmaster and surgeon.
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Events in chess in 1973.
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Events in chess in 1989.
The 41st Chess Olympiad, organised 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 in Tromsø, Norway, between 1–14 August 2014.