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January 2022

Death Anniversary of GM Harry Golombek OBE (01-iii-1911 07-i-1995)

January 7, 2022
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Harry Golombek, OBE (from the rear cover of A History of Chess

Signature of H Golombek from a Brian Reilly "after dinner" postcard from Southsea 1951. We remember Harry Golombek OBE who passed away on Saturday, January 7th, 1995. Harry Golombek was born on Wednesday, March 1st, 1911 in Lambeth, London and his parents were Barnet (Berl) Golombek (Golabek) (1878-1943) and Emma Golombek (née  Sendak) (1883-1967). The Polish word Golabek translates to "small dove" in English. Barnet was a "Dealer of gas fittings" and was 33 when Harry was born and Emma…

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January 2023

Death Anniversary of GM Harry Golombek OBE (01-iii-1911 07-i-1995)

January 7, 2023
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day 7 of January, repeating indefinitely

Harry Golombek, OBE (from the rear cover of A History of Chess

Signature of H Golombek from a Brian Reilly "after dinner" postcard from Southsea 1951. We remember Harry Golombek OBE who passed away on Saturday, January 7th, 1995. Harry Golombek was born on Wednesday, March 1st, 1911 in Lambeth, London and his parents were Barnet (Berl) Golombek (Golabek) (1878-1943) and Emma Golombek (née  Sendak) (1883-1967). The Polish word Golabek translates to "small dove" in English. Barnet was a "Dealer of gas fittings" and was 33 when Harry was born and Emma…

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