Canadian Chess History Contributors

Researched, compiled, written and copyright 2000-11 by David Cohen. Last updated: 2011.09.12.
Main web site & contact: Canadian Chess.

Contributors

Thank you all!

Domenico Accorinti, Catherine Swales Ali, Denis Allan, Bruce Amos, Yuri Averbakh, Stephen Ball, Vesma Baltgailis, Daniela Belc, Jonathan Berry, Larry Bevand, Peter Biyiasas, Hal Bond, Anthony Boron, Andrei Botez, Stephen Boyd, Hugh Brodie, Marina Bryskine, Murray Chandler, Pascal Charbonneau, Stefanie Chu, Jeff Coakley, Alex Davies, Lawrence Day, Joe Deidun Jr., Valer Eugen Demian, Pierre Dénommée, Nathan Divinsky, Frank Dixon, Victoria Jung-Doknjas, John Donaldson, Michael Dougherty, Paul Dunn, Thanh Nha Duong, Mark Dutton, Jo Anne Fatherly (USCF), Ian Findlay, Michel Gagne, Claude Gaulin, Phil Haley, Bruce Harper, Jean Hébert, Marc Hébert, Deen Hergott, John Hilbert, Igor Ivanov, Hans Jung, Harry Kaminker, Iulia Lacau-Rodean, Herb Langer, Cyril Large, David Lavin, Alexandre Lesiège, J. Ken MacDonald, Paul Maisonneuve, Erik Malmsten, Ralph Marconi, Tony Marsland, Patrick McDonald, Alan McGowan, Andrew McMillan, Louis Morin (FQE), György Négyesi, Knut Neven, Bryon Nickoloff, Valentinas Normantas, Roman Pelts, Edward Porper, Marian Predescu, Dr. Cameron Pulsifer (Historian, Canadian War Museum), Vinny Puri, Céline Roos, Dave Ross, David J. Ross, Eduardas Rozentalis, Artem Samsonkin, Paul Selick, Ross Siemms, Paul Simon, Kevin Spraggett, Nava Starr, Sasha Starr, Peter Stockhausen, Lynn Stringer, Dimitri Tyomkin, Adam Umiastowski, family of Povilas Vaitonis, Zvonko Vranesic, Smilja Vujosevic, Corinna Wan, Leo Williams, family of Ken Winterton, Stephen Wright, Jack Yoos, Yakov Zusmanovich.


Contributors - Canadian Chess Champions

Frank Dixon (Canadian Post-Secondary Chess Association), John Donaldson, Mark S. Dutton, Christopher Field (Ontario and Toronto High Schools), George Hara (Canadian Amateur Championship), Hans Jung, Andrew Pastor (Canadian Collegiate Chess League), Stephen Saunders, Peter Stockhausen, Corinna Wan (Ontario Girls Championship); and special thanks to fellow Canadian chess historians Jonathan Berry, Hugh Brodie (Montreal), Erik Malmsten (Toronto), Alan McGowan, Andrew McMillan and Stephen Wright (British Columbia).

Contributors - Canadian Chess Publications

Larry Bevand, Anthony Boron, Hugh Brodie, Frank Dixon, Bruce Harper, Jean Hébert, J. Ken MacDonald, Erik Malmsten, Cecil Rosner, Paul Simon, Gordon Taylor.

Contributors - Canadian Chess Titles

Valer Eugen Demian - research on correspondence titles awarded by ICCF.
John Donaldson - research on Frank Anderson.
Mikko Markkula - research on FIDE titles.
Fellow Canadian chess historians Jonathan Berry, Hugh Brodie and Stephen Wright.

Contributors - Canadian Chess Photos

Special thanks to Jonathan Berry and Stephen Ball, whose photos appeared in the magazine of the Chess Federation of Canada (Chess Canada Echecs / En Passant).

Thanks to all those who posed and who sent me their photos:

Denis Allan, family of Frank Anderson, family of Janak Awatramani, Irina Barron, Michael Barron, family of Joseph Bellissimo, Jonathan Berry, Richard Bérubé, Ilia Bluvshtein, Anthony Boron, Andrei Botez, Marina Bryskine, Les Bunning, Arthur Calugar, Pascal Charbonneau, Lawrence Day, Valer Eugen Demian, Pierre Dénommée, Nathan Divinsky, Vladimir Dobrich, Victoria Jung-Doknjas, John Donaldson, Michael Dougherty, Mark S. Dutton, Fédération québécoise des échecs, Baoguang Feng, Leonid Gerzhoy, Melissa Giblon, Rebecca Giblon, David Gordon, family of William Graif, Valentina Goutor, Nikita Gusev, Phil Haley, Aman Hambleton, Robert Hamilton, Eric Hansen, Brian Hartman, Jean Hébert, Liam Henry, Aquino Inigo, Igor Ivanov, Martin Jaeger, Hans Jung, Dalia Kagramanov, Dina Kagramanov, family of Regina-Veronicka Kalaydina, Natalia Khoudgarian, Michael Kleinman, Christopher Knox, Tomas Krnan, Maxim Krupnov, Iulia Lacau-Rodean, Herb Langer, Cyril Large, David Lavin, Jiaxin Liu, Ron Livshits, Lisette Lu, family of Nicholas MacLeod, John MacPhail, Christopher Mallon, Erik Malmsten, Zeljka Malobabic (MonRoi), Goran Mikanovic, Evgeni Miller, Ellen Nadeau, Nikolay Noritsyn, Yelizaveta Orlova, Roman Pelts, Jackie Peng, Leon Piasetski, Edward Porper, Vinny Puri, family of Zi Yi (Joey) Qin, Carl Quan, Vlad Rekhson, Dan Rotaru, Thomas Roussel-Roozmon, Bator Sambuev, Artem Samsonkin, Roman Sapozhnikov, Paul Simon, Duncan Smith, Peter Southam and family of Todd Southam, Kevin Spraggett, Nava Starr, Christian Stevens, Lynn Stringer, Alina Sviridovitch, Karoly Szalay, Jonathan Tayar, Shiyam Thavandiran, Alan Tomalty, Dimitri Tyomkin, family of Povilas Vaitonis, Vahagn Voskanyan, Minjun Wan, family of Kelly Wang, Zhixiang Wang, family of Ken Winterton, family of Sonja Xiong, Jack Yoos, William Yuan, Yuanchen Zhang, family of Haonan Zhou, Daniel Zotkin, Igor Zugic, Yakov Zusmanovich.