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...
Zukertort, Johannes (1842-1888)

Zukertort, Johannes (1842-1888)

Zukertort, Johannes (1842-1888)     Alternative last name spellings:  Alternative first name spellings: Hermann Alias:   GENERAL INFO Description: Johannes Zukertort was one of the best chess players of his time, being a finalist in the World Chess Championship....
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...
Boi, Paolo (1528-1598)

Boi, Paolo (1528-1598)

Boi, Paolo (1528-1598) Alternative last name spellings: – Alternative first name spellings: – Alias: –   GENERAL INFO Description: Paolo Boi was one of the best chess players of the sixteenth century. He was one of the players of the considered First...
Di Bona, Giovanni Leonardo (1542–1597)

Di Bona, Giovanni Leonardo (1542–1597)

Di Bona, Giovanni Leonardo (1542–1597) Alternative last name spellings: Da Cutri. Alternative first name spellings: Leonardo Giovanni. Alias: Il Putino.   GENERAL INFO Description: Giovanni Leonardo di Bona was an Italian chess player considered the second unofficial...