Kamsky, Gata (1974)

Gata Kamsky (2006. Creative Commons License).

Alternative last name spellings: –
Alternative first name spellings: Gataulla Rustemovich.
Alias: –



Description: Gata Kamsky is a Chess Grandmaster, born in Russia and nationalized American. He has been a candidate for the World Championship, champion of the World Cup in 2007 and the United States Champion five times. Between 1997 and 2004 he was retired from professional chess.
Sex: Male. Occupation: Chess player.
Place of Birth / Death: Novokuznetsk, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union.
Country Tags: Russia. United States.
Centuries: XX-XXI. Title: Grandmaster (1986).
World Champion: – School: –
Styles: – Chess Olympiads: 1992, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014.



Articles: No
Tournaments: 1 (Caissa Trophy 2018. 4/9)
Fictional stories (MC Universe): No
Music Composers vs. Chess Players: No


External links



  • Averbakh, Yuri. (2012). A history of chess. From Chaturanga to the present day. Milford, USA: Russel enterprises Inc.
  • Eales, Richard. (2002). Chess: The history of a game. Glasgow, Scotland: Hardinge Simpole Publishing.
  • Elo, Arpad E. (2008). The rating of chess players, Past and Present. New York: Ishi Press.
  • Hooper, David. Whyld, Kenneth. (1992). The Oxford companion to chess. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Lawson, Dominic(1993). The Inner Game. Macmillan.
  • Murray, H. J. R. (1913). A history of chess. New York: Oxford University Press.