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Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Chess master and broadcaster; best known for his commentary on the epic Fischer-Spassky match of 1972. Interest in the game exploded as a result; I spent many hours in fascination watching the moves and mirroring them on my own board. Via the New York Times.