Garry Kasparov

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Birthday
13, 1963
Birthplace
Baku, Azerbaijan
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
13, 1963 (age 56)
Birthplace
Baku, Azerbaijan

About

Soviet chess champion who became the first world champion to lose a match to a computer, when he lost to IBM's Deep Blue in 1997.

Before Fame

At age 10 he began training with Mikhail Botvinnik.

Trivia

He became the youngest World Champion of Chess at 22 in 1985 and he was the highest ranked chess player in the world for 255 months.

Family Life

He had one daughter with his first wife, Masha, and one son with his second wife, Yulia.

Associated With

He is a famous chess player much like Bobby Fischer.