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May 2022

Death Anniversary of Dr. IM István (Stefan) Fazekas (23-iii-1898 03-v-1967)

May 3, 2022
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Dr. Fazekas (left) playing Bob Wade at an Ilford Congress, photographer unknown

Signature of S Fazekas from a Brian Reilly "after dinner" postcard from Southsea 1951. BCN remembers Dr. IM István (Stefan) Fazekas (23-iii-1898 03-v-1967) From Chessgames.com : "Dr Stefan (ne Istvan) Fazekas was born in Satoraljaujhely, Hungary. Awarded the IM title in 1953 and the IMC title in 1964, he was British Champion in 1957 and is the oldest player ever to have won the title. He passed away in 1967 in Buckhurst Hill, Essex, England." From British Chess Magazine, Volume…

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May 2023

Death Anniversary of Dr. IM István (Stefan) Fazekas (23-iii-1898 03-v-1967)

May 3, 2023
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day 3 of May, repeating indefinitely

Dr. Fazekas (left) playing Bob Wade at an Ilford Congress, photographer unknown

Signature of S Fazekas from a Brian Reilly "after dinner" postcard from Southsea 1951. BCN remembers Dr. IM István (Stefan) Fazekas (23-iii-1898 03-v-1967) From Chessgames.com : "Dr Stefan (ne Istvan) Fazekas was born in Satoraljaujhely, Hungary. Awarded the IM title in 1953 and the IMC title in 1964, he was British Champion in 1957 and is the oldest player ever to have won the title. He passed away in 1967 in Buckhurst Hill, Essex, England." From British Chess Magazine, Volume…

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