Thursday, January 12, 2012

January 13th

Uri Avner (13-01-1941 - 10-06-2014) Israeli composer, Grandmaster and President of the WFCC


Avner, Uri
The Problemist, 1992
1st Prize


s#6 10 + 11

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Ioannis Garoufalidis (13-01-1966) Greek composer


Garoufalidis, Ioannis
Problemkiste, Feb 2004 (151/6096)


s#22 4 + 2

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Enrico Paoli (13-01-1908 - 15-12-2005) was an Italian composer.



Enrico Paoli
Messaggero Scacchi


Paoli, Enrico
Van Reek-50 JT, 1995
Commendation


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Enrico Paoli was also an International Master o.t.b. and was renowned as the organizer of the Reggio Emilia tournament.




Joseph Kentigern Heydon (13-01-1884 - 09-1947) Australian composer

Heydon, Joseph Kentigern
Good Companion, Nov 1920
1st Prize


#2 10 + 7

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Zacharias Fjellström (13-01-1906 - 17-04-1979) Swedish composer


Zacharias Fjellström
[Thanks to Александр Никитин]




Fjellström, Zacharias
British Chess Federation, 1953
1st Prize

#2*  9 + 8

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Albert Fischli (13-01-1947) Swiss composer


Albert Fischli, 1969
[SSZ 1969, page 37]



Albert Fischli composes moremovers and studies, with an interest in tempo manoeuvres and switchbacks.

Fischli, Albert
Basler Nachrichten 1968

#4  7 + 2

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3 comments:

  1. For games and another problem of Avner's:

    http://www.chessgames.com/perl/chessplayer?pid=48200

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  2. Enrico Paoli is "The Player of the Day" today at chessgames.com!

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  3. Some more selfmates by Ioannis Garoufalidis, here.

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