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Gunsberg, Isidor Arthur (1854–1930), chess player and journalist

Tim Harding.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts. 1444 words.

Gunsberg, Isidor Arthur (1854–1930), chess player and journalist, was born in Pest, Hungary, the eldest son of Abraham Gunsberg and his wife, Katharine, née Tapart. Records kept by...

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Snyder, Jimmy "the Greek"

Stacey Hamilton.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online October 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Journalism; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 1602 words.

Snyder, Jimmy "the Greek" (09 September 1919?–21 April 1996), gambler, newspaper columnist, and television sports broadcaster, was born Demetrios Georgios Synodinos in Steubenville, Ohio,...

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Yates, Frederick Dewhurst (1884–1932), chess player and journalist

Ken Whyld.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts. 878 words.

Yates, Frederick Dewhurst (1884–1932), chess player and journalist, was born plain Fred Yates at Huddersfield Road, Birstall, near Leeds, on 16 January 1884, the son of John Thomas Yates, a...

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