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François-André Danican Philidor

  Portrait from L’analyze des échecs. London, second edition, 1777. Full name François-André Danican Philidor Country  France Born September 7, 1726 Dreux, France Died August 31, 1795 London, England World Champion ~1747–1795 (unofficial) Philidor started playing regularly around 1740 at the chess Mecca of France, the Café de la Régence.… Continue reading