10 relations: Bo Utas, Chess in early literature, Cox–Forbes theory, H. J. R. Murray, History of chess, Index of gaming articles, James Murray (lexicographer), Resident (title), Ricardo Calvo, Thomas Hyde.
Bo Utas, born May 26, 1938 in Höglunda, a village in Jämtland, Sweden, is a Swedish linguist, Iranologist and chess historian.
One of the most common ways for chess historians to trace when the board game chess entered a country is to look at the literature of that country.
The Cox–Forbes theory is a long-debunked theory on the evolution of chess put forward by Captain Hiram Cox (1760–1799) and extended by Professor Duncan Forbes (1798–1868).
Harold James Ruthven Murray (24 June 1868 – 16 May 1955) was an English educationalist, inspector of schools, and prominent chess historian.
The history of chess can be traced back nearly 1500 years, although the earliest origins are uncertain.
Articles pertaining to games and gaming include.
Sir James Augustus Henry Murray, FBA (7 February 1837 – 26 July 1915) was a Scottish lexicographer and philologist.
A Resident, or in full Resident Minister, is a government official required to take up permanent residence in another country.
Ricardo Calvo Mínguez (October 22, 1943 – September 26, 2002) was a Spanish chess player, doctor, author, reporter, and chess historian, who was awarded the title of International Master in 1973 and played for Spain at the Chess Olympiads of 1966, 1968, 1972 and 1974.
Thomas Hyde (29 June 1636 – 18 February 1703) was an English orientalist.