Canadian Chess Biographies

Researched, compiled, written and copyright 2000-10 by David Cohen. Last updated: 2010.07.05.
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Sydney Gale

(Sidney Gale)
(?-1950)

Sydney Gale

Photo: 1935 Canadian Championship, Canadian Chess Championship Tournament 1935, 1935.

Drew future World Champion Alexander Alekhine:

Alexander Alekhine - Sydney Gale
Toronto, Ontario, 1924


John Gardner

(1856-1920)

Source: Chess Personalia by Jeremy Gaige.


Vladimir Gaspariants


Gaston Gaudet

Gaston Gaudet

Photo: 1935 Canadian Championship, Canadian Chess Championship Tournament 1935, 1935.


Claude Gaulin

Contributor: Claude Gaulin. Source: The Serieshelpmate by John Rice and Anthony Dickens, 1971.


Kevin Gentes

Artur Yusupov - Kevin Gentes
Canadian Open, Winnipeg, Manitoba, 1986


Jack Gersho


Leonid Gerzhoy

Leonid Gerzhoy

Photo: Hart House, Toronto, 2008. Copyright 2008 by the photographer David Cohen.


Marc Ghannoum


Eugene Gibney


Stephen Glinert

Stephen Glinert

Photo: 2003 Chess'n Math Association Futurity IV, Toronto. Copyright 2003 by the photographer Erik Malmsten.


Danny Goldenberg


Aaron Gonnason

(1865-1938)

Contributor: Stephen Wright


C. Frank Goodman


John Gordon


Valentina Goutor

Valentina Goutor

Photo: 2004 Canadian Championship, Toronto. Copyright 2004 by the photographer David Cohen.


Charles Grant

(1842-1916)


Ernest H. Green

(1877-1957)

Sources: Ontario Archives; Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 1957.11.06, p.31, p.39 (University of Toronto Library); essay 'Chess in Canada' by Stanley Wilson, 1958 (Dudley LeDain Collection, National Archives, Ottawa).


Jan Green-Krotki

(originally Jan Krotki)

Jan Green-Krotki

Photo: Chess Canada 1973.04.