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About Bobby Fischer
Bobby Fischer was an American chess Grandmaster.
Bobby Fischer, often considered the greatest chess player of all time, began playing chess at the age of six. When he was 13, Fischer defeated chess master Donald Byrne in what has been called “The Game of the Century.” He became a grandmaster at only 15, and he won the U.S. Championship in 1963 with a perfect score. Fischer won the World Chess championship in 1972 when he defeated Boris Spassky of the Soviet Union. Fischer is also notable for defeating an MIT chess computer three times out of three.
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Famous quotes by Bobby Fischer
I felt that chess... is a science in the form of a game... I consider myself a scientist. I wanted to be treated like a scientist.Bobby Fischer
I hate ready-made suits, button-down collars, and sports shirts.Bobby Fischer
F.A.Q. about Bobby Fischer
When is his birthday?
Bobby Fischer's birthday is on March 9, 1943.
In how many days is his birthday?
Bobby's birthday is in 50 days
How old was Bobby when he died?
He was 64 years old.
When did he die?
He died in January 17, 2008.
How old would he be today?
Bobby Fischer would be 78 years old if he was alive today.
Where was Bobby from?
He was born in Chicago, Illinois, U.S..
Bobby Fischer's Popularity
Bobby Fischer was a famous American chess player, who was born on March 9, 1943. As a person born on this date, Bobby Fischer is listed in our database as the 16th most popular celebrity for the day (March 9) and the 17th most popular for the year (1943).
People born on March 9 fall under the Zodiac sign of Pisces, the Fish. Bobby Fischer is the 403rd most popular Pisces.
Aside from information specific to Bobby Fischer's birthday, Bobby Fischer is the 3198th most famous American and ranks 78th in famous people born in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
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