Andor Lilienthal, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Andor Lilienthal

Hungarian chess Grandmaster

Date of Birth: 05-May-1911

Place of Birth: Moscow, Russia

Date of Death: 08-May-2010

Profession: chess player

Nationality: Hungary

Zodiac Sign: Taurus

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About Andor Lilienthal

  • Andor (André, Andre, Andrei) Arnoldovich Lilienthal (May 5, 1911 – May 8, 2010) was a Jewish Soviet-born Hungarian chess Grandmaster.
  • In his long career, he played against ten male and female world champions, beating Emanuel Lasker, José Raúl Capablanca, Alexander Alekhine, Max Euwe, Mikhail Botvinnik, Vasily Smyslov, and Vera Menchik.At the time of his death, he was the oldest living grandmaster, and the last surviving person from the original group of grandmasters awarded the title by FIDE in 1950.

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