Emory Tate

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Birthday
27, 1958
Birthplace
Illinois
DEATH DATE
Oct 17, 2015 (56)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
27, 1958
Birthplace
Illinois
DEATH DATE
Oct 17, 2015 (56)

About

American chess player known for his daring, creative style. He won multiple United States Armed Forces Championships during his career.

Before Fame

He grew up in Chicago, Illinois.

Trivia

He beat U.S. chess champion Nick DeFirmian in the 2001 New Jersey Open.

Family Life

His father Emory Sr. taught him to play chess. His son is kickboxer Andrew Tate.

Associated With

He lost to Yury Shulman in the 2006 U.S. Open.