Lubomir Kavalek

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Birthday
9, 1943
Birthplace
Prague, Czech Republic
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
9, 1943 (age 75)
Birthplace
Prague, Czech Republic

About

Czech-American chess player who won national championships in both countries.

Before Fame

He studied communication and journalism at Charles University before winning the championship of Czechoslovakia in 1962 and 1968.

Trivia

He was awarded both the International Master and International Grandmaster titles by FIDE in 1965 and he was inducted into the World Chess Hall of Fame in 2001.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Czechoslovakia

Associated With

He is an example to future Czech players such as David Navara.