Chess

Xu Yuhua

Xu Yuhua

1976 -

Chinese chess player

Rudolf Spielmann

Rudolf Spielmann

5 May 1883 - 20 August 1942

Austrian-Jewish chess player of the romantic school, and chess writer

Rashid Nezhmetdinov

Rashid Nezhmetdinov

1912 - 1974

Soviet chess player

Vladimirs Petrovs

Vladimirs Petrovs

27 September 1907 - 26 August 1943

Russian chess player

Efim Geller

Efim Geller

1925 - 1998

Soviet chess player

Aivars Gipslis

Aivars Gipslis

February 8, 1937 - April 13, 2000

Chess player

Robert Hübner

Robert Hübner

November 26, 1948 -

German chess player

Arnold Denker

Arnold Denker

February 20, 1914 - January 2, 2005

American chess player

Legall de Kermeur

Legall de Kermeur

4 September 1702 - 1792

French chess player

Eero Böök

Eero Böök

9 February 1910 - 7 January 1990

Finnish chess player

Boris Gulko

Boris Gulko

February 9, 1947 -

Chess player

Walter Browne

Walter Browne

January 10, 1949 -

American poker and chess player

Alexander Shabalov

Alexander Shabalov

September 12, 1967 -

Chess player

William Winter (chess player)

William Winter (chess player)

11 September 1898 - 18 December 1955

British chess player

Colin McNab

Colin McNab

3 February 1961 -

British chess player

Jonathan Rowson

Jonathan Rowson

18 April 1977 -

Chess player

Krishnan Sasikiran

Krishnan Sasikiran

1981 -

Chess player

Vitaly Tseshkovsky

Vitaly Tseshkovsky

1944 - December 24, 2011

Russian chess player

Christian Freeling

Christian Freeling

1 February 1947 -

Dutch chess player

Hans Berliner

Hans Berliner

January 27, 1929 -

American chess player

Danny Kopec

Danny Kopec

February 28, 1954 -

American-Canadain chess player

Susanto Megaranto

Susanto Megaranto

8 October 1987 -

Indonesian chess player

Miyoko Watai

Miyoko Watai

1945 -

Japanese chess player

Zurab Azmaiparashvili

Zurab Azmaiparashvili

16 March 1960 -

Soviet chess player

Edgard Colle

Edgard Colle

18 May 1897 - 20 April 1932

chess master

Cecil Purdy

Cecil Purdy

27 March 1906 - 6 November 1979

Australian chess player

Miguel Najdorf

Miguel Najdorf

April 15, 1910 - July 4, 1997

Argentine chess player

Sergey Karjakin

Sergey Karjakin

January 12, 1990 -

Russian chess player

Anna Muzychuk

Anna Muzychuk

28 February 1990 -

Chess player

Larry Evans

Larry Evans

March 22, 1932 - November 15, 2010

Chess player

Mark Paragua

Mark Paragua

March 29, 1984 -

Filipino chess Grandmaster

Vassily Ivanchuk

Vassily Ivanchuk

March 18, 1969 -

Ukrainian chess player

Peter Svidler

Peter Svidler

June 17, 1976 -

Russian chess grandmaster

Stephen J. Gordon

Stephen J. Gordon

September 4, 1986 -

British chess player

V. R. Parton

V. R. Parton

2 October 1897 - 31 December 1974

Chess

Anya Corke

Anya Corke

12 September 1990 -

Chess player

Liviu-Dieter Nisipeanu

Liviu-Dieter Nisipeanu

1 August 1976 -

Chess player

Natalia Khoudgarian

Natalia Khoudgarian

1975 -

Chess player

Nana Dzagnidze

Nana Dzagnidze

1 January 1987 -

Chess player

Anna Zatonskih

Anna Zatonskih

June 17, 1978 -

American/Ukrainian chess player

Richard Réti

Richard Réti

28 May 1889 - 6 June 1929

Czechoslovak chess player

Vera Menchik

Vera Menchik

16 February 1906 - 27 June 1944

British-Czech chess player

Zhao Xue

Zhao Xue

1985 -

Chinese chess grandmaster

Svetlana Matveeva

Svetlana Matveeva

4 July 1969 -

Russian chess player

Pia Cramling

Pia Cramling

1963 -

Chess grandmaster

Alisa Galliamova

Alisa Galliamova

18 January 1972 -

Chess player

Zhu Chen

Zhu Chen

March 16, 1976 -

Chinese chess grandmaster

Tunç Hamarat

Tunç Hamarat

December 1, 1946 -

Turkish chess player

Simen Agdestein

Simen Agdestein

15 May 1967 -

chess grandmaster

Étienne Bacrot

Étienne Bacrot

January 22, 1983 -

French chess grandmaster

Alexander Khalifman

Alexander Khalifman

1966 -

Chess player

Jan Hein Donner

Jan Hein Donner

6 July 1927 - 27 November 1988

Dutch chess grandmaster

Rustam Kasimdzhanov

Rustam Kasimdzhanov

December 5, 1979 -

Uzbekistani chess player

Al Hibbler

Al Hibbler

August 16, 1915 - April 24, 2001

American baritone vocalist

Nona Gaprindashvili

Nona Gaprindashvili

3 May 1941 -

Soviet chess player

Alexander Morozevich

Alexander Morozevich

July 18, 1977 -

Chess player

Ruy López de Segura

Ruy López de Segura

- 1580

Spanish bishop and chess player

Vladas Mikėnas

Vladas Mikėnas

17 April 1910 - 3 November 1992

Lithuanian chess player

Yuri Razuvaev

Yuri Razuvaev

10 October 1945 - 21 March 2012

Russian chess player

Antoaneta Stefanova

Antoaneta Stefanova

April 19, 1979 -

Chess player

Joel Benjamin

Joel Benjamin

March 11, 1964 -

Chess player

Kateryna Lahno

Kateryna Lahno

December 27, 1989 -

Chess player

Irving Chernev

Irving Chernev

January 29, 1900 - September 29, 1981

Russian-American chess player

Thomas Wilson Barnes

Thomas Wilson Barnes

1825 - 1874

British chess player

Theodore Tylor

Theodore Tylor

13 May 1900 - 23 October 1968

Chessplayer, knighted for services to the blind

Salo Flohr

Salo Flohr

November 21, 1908 - July 18, 1983

Czech chess player

Humpy Koneru

Humpy Koneru

31 March 1987 -

Chess player

Alexandra Kosteniuk

Alexandra Kosteniuk

April 23, 1984 -

Chess player

Maia Chiburdanidze

Maia Chiburdanidze

January 17, 1961 -

Chess player

Gata Kamsky

Gata Kamsky

June 2, 1974 -

American chess grandmaster

Joseph Gallagher

Joseph Gallagher

4 May 1964 -

Chess player

Mark Taimanov

Mark Taimanov

7 February 1926 -

Soviet chess grandmaster

Genrikh Kasparyan

Genrikh Kasparyan

February 27, 1910 - December 27, 1995

Armenian chess player

James Plaskett

James Plaskett

18 March 1960 -

British chess player

Luis Ramírez de Lucena

Luis Ramírez de Lucena

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Spanish chess player

Edward Lasker

Edward Lasker

December 3, 1885 - March 25, 1981

German-American chess player

Siegbert Tarrasch

Siegbert Tarrasch

5 March 1862 - 17 February 1934

German chess player

Joseph Henry Blackburne

Joseph Henry Blackburne

10 December 1841 - 1 September 1924

British chess player

Lionel Kieseritzky

Lionel Kieseritzky

January 1, 1806 - May 18, 1853

Franco-Russian chess player

Henrique Mecking

Henrique Mecking

23 January 1952 -

Brazilian chess player

Géza Maróczy

Géza Maróczy

3 March 1870 - 29 May 1951

Hungarian chess grandmaster

Samuel Reshevsky

Samuel Reshevsky

November 26, 1911 - April 4, 1992

American chess player

Louis-Charles Mahé de La Bourdonnais

Louis-Charles Mahé de La Bourdonnais

1795 - 1840

French chess player

Ulf Andersson

Ulf Andersson

27 June 1951 -

Chess Grandmaster

Ye Jiangchuan

Ye Jiangchuan

1960 -

Chinese chess player

Xu Jun

Xu Jun

September 17, 1962 -

Chinese chess player

Frederick Yates

Frederick Yates

16 January 1884 - 11 November 1932

English chess player

Daniel Yanofsky

Daniel Yanofsky

1925 - 2000

Canadian chess grandmaster

Daniel Harrwitz

Daniel Harrwitz

29 April 1823 - 9 January 1884

German chess player

Savielly Tartakower

Savielly Tartakower

1887 - 1956

Franco-Polish chess player

Wolfgang Unzicker

Wolfgang Unzicker

1925 - 2006

German chess grandmaster

Mir Sultan Khan

Mir Sultan Khan

1905 - 1966

Pakistani chess player

Tassilo von Heydebrand und der Lasa

Tassilo von Heydebrand und der Lasa

17 October 1818 - 27 July 1899

German chess player

Pierre Charles Fournier de Saint-Amant

Pierre Charles Fournier de Saint-Amant

12 September 1800 - 29 October 1872

French chess player

Alexander McDonnell

Alexander McDonnell

1798 - 1835

Irish chess player

Vladimir Akopian

Vladimir Akopian

December 7, 1971 -

Armenian chess Grandmaster

Efim Bogoljubov

Efim Bogoljubov

April 14, 1889 - June 18, 1952

Russian chess player

Carl Schlechter

Carl Schlechter

1874 - 1918

AUstrian chess player

Mikhail Chigorin

Mikhail Chigorin

31 October 1850 - 12 January 1908

Russian chess player

Johannes Zukertort

Johannes Zukertort

7 September 1842 - 20 June 1888

Chess player


Living octopus

Living octopus

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