Jabir al-Kufi (ca. 786-833)

Jabir al-Kufi (ca. 786-833)

Jabir al-Kufi (ca. 786-833) Alternative last name spellings: – Alternative first name spellings: – Alias: –     GENERAL INFO Description: Jabir al-Kufi was shatranj player (an ancestor of chess), from the time of the caliphate of al-Ma’mun. He...
Hassabis, Demis (1976)

Hassabis, Demis (1976)

Hassabis, Demis (1976) Alternative last name spellings: – Alternative first name spellings: – Alias: –     GENERAL INFO Description: Demis Hassabis is a child prodigy in chess who reached the level of Candidate Master. In 2010, Hassabis co-founded...
Cerone, Pietro (1566-1625)

Cerone, Pietro (1566-1625)

Cerone, Pietro (1566-1625)   Alternative last name spellings: – Alternative first name spellings: Domenico. Alias: –   GENERAL INFO Description: Pietro Cerone was a priest, music theorist and Italian singer of the late Renaissance. He is famous for...
Schoenberg, Arnold (1874-1951)

Schoenberg, Arnold (1874-1951)

Schoenberg, Arnold (1874-1951) Alternative last name spellings: Schönberg. Alternative first name spellings: Arnold Franz Walter. Alias: –   “An artistic impression is substantially the resultant of two components. One what the work of art gives the...
Al-Suli (880-946)

Al-Suli (880-946)

Al-Suli (880-946) Alternative last name spellings:  Alternative first name spellings: Abu Bakr bin Yahya. Alias: –     GENERAL INFO Description: Abu Bakr bin Yahya al-Suli was an erudite, poet and writer. He was a legendary shatranj player (an ancestor of...