Piatigorsky, Jacqueline (1911-2012)
|Alternative last name spellings: –|
|Alternative first name spellings: Jacqueline Rebecca Louise de Rothschild.|
“I loved the game, the pieces, how they moved, the challenge to find a solution to the infinite combinations. I had actually fallen in love.”
|Description: Jacqueline Piatigorsky was a chess and tennis player, writer, sculptor, philanthropist and patron of the arts. She was a member of the Rothschild family of bankers in France. As a chess player, she finished second in the US Women’s Championship, and in the 1960s, she was the strongest chess player in the United States, taking second place and competing successfully in several US Women’s Championships. He also organized, among others, the Piatigorsky Cups with Fischer and Spassky.
|Sex: Female.||Occupation: Sculptress. Tennis player. Chess player.|
|Place of Birth / Death: Paris, France. / Brentwood, Los Angeles, California, United States.||Country Tags: France. United States.|
|Centuries: XX-XXI.||Title: –|
|World Champion: –||School: IM Herman Steiner.|
|Styles: –||Chess Olympiads: 1957.|
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- Armchair.com: Growing As We Age by Jacqueline Piatigorsky: http://www.armchair.com/aware/aging1.html – [07/04/2018].
- Chessbase.com: Chess player and benefactor Jacqueline Piatigorsky dies at 100: https://en.chessbase.com/post/che-player-and-benefactor-jacqueline-piatigorsky-dies-at-100 – [07/04/2018].
- Chesshistory.com: Chess: Jacqueline and Gregor Piatigorsky by Edward Winter: http://www.chesshistory.com/winter/extra/piatigorsky.html – [07/04/2018].
- Fide.com: Chess Benefactor Jacqueline Piatigorsky Dies at 100 By Randy Hough: http://www.fide.com/component/content/article/1-fide-news/6327-obituary.html – [07/04/2018].
- Jacqueline Piatigorsky at Olimpbase: http://www.olimpbase.org/playersw/79jh1j3n.html – [07/04/2018].
- Jacqueline Piatigorsky on US Chess Federation: http://www.uschess.org/content/view/11818/512/ – [07/04/2018].
- Jacqueline Piatigorsky official website: http://jacquelinepiatigorsky.com/Jacqueline_Piatigorsky/Home.html – [07/04/2018].
- Jacqueline Piatigorsky player profile and games at Chessgames.com: http://www.chessgames.com/perl/chessplayer?pid=131589 – [07/04/2018].
- Wikipedia the free encyclopedia: Jacqueline Piatigorsky: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jacqueline_Piatigorsky – [07/04/2018].
- Worldchesshof.org: Jacqueline Piatigorsky: Patron, player, pioneer: https://worldchesshof.org/exhibitions/jacqueline-piatigorsky-patron-player-pioneer – [07/04/2018].
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- Jacqueline Piatigorsky (1988). Jump in the Waves: A Memoir by Jacqueline Piatigorsky. New York : St. Martin’s Press.
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