Wednesday, November 28, 2012

November 29th

Georg Marco (29-11-1863 - 29-08-1923) Romanian-Austrian composer

Georg Marco
[Roger Paige]

Georg Marco was a chess player born in Bucovina and editor of the "Wiener Schachzeitung" during 18 years. He also composed a few problems and wrote "Meister des Problems" with Eduard Mazel (1924).

Marco, Georg
Wiener Hausfrauen-Zeitung, 1883

#3  7 + 4

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Ferenc Istokovits (29-11-1937 - 16-05-1986) Hungarian composer

Ferenc Istokovits
[Thanks to Александр Никитин]

Ferenc Istokovits was a twomover composer.

Istokovits, Ferenc
Magyar Sakkszövestzeg, 1979
1st Prize

#2* v  9 + 5

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Виктор Сергеевич Колпаков (29-11-1955 - 02-03-2001) Russian composer (Viktor Sergeyevich Kolpakov)

Viktor Kolpakov

Viktor Kolpakov composed direct mates, helpmates, selfmates and endgame studies. Russian speakers may read Vitaly Medintsev's homage on ru-chess-art.

Колпаков, Виктор Сергеевич
Ideal-Mate Review, 1999

s#7b) wRd4->d3
5 + 2

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