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Byrne, Robert, 1928-2013

LC control no.n 90615559
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Personal name headingByrne, Robert, 1928-2013
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Birth date19280420
Death date20130412
Place of birthBrooklyn, New York, N.Y.
Place of deathOssining, N.Y.
Field of activityChess
Profession or occupationChess player Journalist
Found inHis New York times book of great chess victories and defeats, 1990: CIP t.p. (Robert Byrne) data sheet (New York times chess columnist)
LC data base, 02-28-90 (hdg.: Byrne, Robert, 1928- )
New York times (online), viewed Apr. 15, 2013 (in obituary published Apr. 13: Robert Byrne; b. Robert Eugene Byrne, Apr. 20, 1928, Brooklyn; d. Friday [Apr. 12, 2013], Ossining, N.Y., aged 84; international grandmaster and United States chess champion who, as the chess columnist for The New York times, analyzed top-flight matches from 1972 through 2006, the eras of Bobby Fischer and Garry Kasparov)
Associated languageeng