Garry Kasparov (Russian: Га́рри Каспа́ров, 13.04.63) is a Russian (formerly Soviet) chess grandmaster, a former World Chess Champion, writer and political activist, considered by many to be the greatest chess player of all time.
16 Year Old Joshua Colas Is Already an Aspiring Chess Grandmaster - Joshua Colas is only 16 years old but is already ranked 239th out of 57,000 chest players throughout the U.S. who are registered with the U.S. Chess Federation. His intent is to become a chess grandmaster.
Bobby Fischer (1943 - 2008) One of the greatest chess players in history. He became the first American world chess champion after he defeated Boris Spassky of the Soviet Union during the Cold War in 1972.