07 January 2016

Paul Keres Centenary

Paul Keres (Estonian, 7 January 1916 - 5 June 1975) was born 100 years ago today.

'Chess prop photo of Paul Keres with title "Grandmaster of USSR".
Press photo with mintage, made by LENPHOTO photo laboratory in Leningrad in year 1950.'

See also The Soviet Grandmaster Title. I once annotated a vintage Keres game in Every Move Explained - A Keres Game

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