Stuart Milner-Barry

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Birthday
20, 1906
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Mar 25, 1995 (88)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
20, 1906
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Mar 25, 1995 (88)

About

British Chess Champion who also worked as a military code breaker during World War II.

Before Fame

He made his debut in international-class chess at the strong London 1932 tournament.

Trivia

He competed for Britain in multiple Chess Olympiads including the one in 1939, which coincided with Britain's declaration of war on Germany and led to him abandoning the tournament because of it.

Family Life

He was born and raised in London, England.

Associated With

The first international tournament he competed in was won by Alexander Alekhine.