Dawid Janowski (1868-1927)

Dawid Janowski (1868-1927)

Dawid Janowski (1868-1927) Alternative last name spellings: – Alternative first name spellings: Markelowicz Alias: –   GENERAL INFO Description: Dawid Janowski was a prominent French nationalized Polish chess master, considered one of the best attackers of...
Pierre Charles Fournier de Saint-Amant (1800-1872)

Pierre Charles Fournier de Saint-Amant (1800-1872)

Pierre Charles Fournier de Saint-Amant (1800-1872) Alternative last name spellings: – Alternative first name spellings: – Alias: –   GENERAL INFO Description: Pierre Charles Fournier de Saint-Amant  was a leading French chess master and editor of the...
Mephisto (automaton) (1878-1889)

Mephisto (automaton) (1878-1889)

Mephisto (1878-1889) Alternative last name spellings: – Alternative first name spellings: – Alias: –     GENERAL INFO Description: Mephisto was an automatic machine built by Charles Godfrey Gumpel that, unlike the automata known to date, Mephisto was...
Legall de Kermeur, François Antoine de (1702–1792)

Legall de Kermeur, François Antoine de (1702–1792)

Legall de Kermeur, François Antoine de (1702–1792)   Alternative last name spellings: – Alternative first name spellings: Kermur Sire de Légal. Alias: –   GENERAL INFO Description: Legall de Kermeur was one of the best chess players in France. He is famous...
Piatigorsky, Jacqueline (1911-2012)

Piatigorsky, Jacqueline (1911-2012)

Piatigorsky, Jacqueline (1911-2012) Alternative last name spellings: – Alternative first name spellings: Jacqueline Rebecca Louise de Rothschild. Alias: –   “I loved the game, the pieces, how they moved, the challenge to find a solution to the...