Anatoly Karpov

Anatoly Karpov : biography May 23, 1951 - Anatoly Yevgenyevich Karpov, PhD ( Anatolij Evgen'evič Karpov; born May 23, 1951) is a...

Aron Nimzowitsch

Aron Nimzowitsch : biography 7 November 1886 - 16 March 1935 Aron Nimzowitsch (or Aron Isayevich Nimtsovich, or Aaron Nimzovich; , ; born...

Garry Kasparov

Garry Kasparov : biography 13 April 1963 - Garry Kimovich Kasparov ( ; born Garik Kimovich Weinstein;Garry Kasparov on Garry Kasparov, part...

Irina Krush

Irina Krush : biography 24 December 1983 - Irina Krush ( born December 24, 1983) is an American chess player who has...

Judit Polgár

Judit Polgár : biography 23 July 1976 - Judit Polgár (born 23 July 1976) is a Hungarian chess grandmaster. She is by...

Sam Loyd

Sam Loyd : biography 31 January 1841 - 11 April 1911 Samuel Loyd (January 30, 1841 – April 10, 1911),Harry Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia...

Benny Goodman

Benny Goodman : biography May 30, 1909 - June 13, 1986 Benjamin David "Benny" Goodman (May 30, 1909 – June 13, 1986) was...

Boris Spassky

Boris Spassky : biography January 30, 1937 - Boris Vasilievich Spassky (also Spasskij; ; born January 30, 1937) is a Russian, formerly...

Alexander Alekhine

Alexander Alekhine : biography October 31, 1892 - March 24, 1946 Alexander Alexandrovich Alekhine, PhD ( ;When he became a French citizen, "Alekhine"...

Jan Timman

Jan Timman : biography 14 December 1951 - Jan Timman (born 14 December 1951) is a Dutch chess Grandmaster who was one...