William Fairhurst

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Birthday
21, 1903
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Mar 13, 1982 (78)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
21, 1903
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Mar 13, 1982 (78)

About

An English-born chess master who was also well known as a prominent bridge designer and engineer.

Before Fame

He taught himself to play chess when he was thirteen years old.

Trivia

He is almost single-handedly responsible for the popularity of chess in Scotland.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Cheshire, England.

Associated With

He was a competitor to fellow chess great, Robert Wade.