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Aron Nimzowitsch
Birth: Nov. 7, 1886
Death: Mar. 16, 1935

Chess Master. Born in Latvian, Russian, he was one of the leading chess masters of all time and a very influential chess writer. He was the founder the Hypermodernism School of Chess in Denmark, which emerged which emerged after World War I to challenge the chess ideologies of traditional central European masters. He was the Russian Champion in 1913, won a string of international events in the mid-1920s, World Championship in 1925, took first place at Copenhagen 1923, Dresden 1926, Karlsbad 1929 and Frankfurt 1930. He died of pneumonia at age 48 in Copenhagen, Denmark. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Bispebjerg Cemetery
Copenhagen
Hovedstaden, Denmark
Plot: Grave uL 378
 
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Record added: Apr 19, 2001
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SKAKSTORMESTEREN: Nimzowitsch is considered one of the most important players and writers in chess history.
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