Alexander Rueb

1882 - 1959

Alexander Rueb

Alexander Rueb (December 27, 1882 – February 2, 1959) was a Dutch lawyer, diplomat, and chess official. He was born in The Hague. One of the founders of international chess governing body, FIDE, Rueb was elected its first president in 1924. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alexander Rueb has received more than 10,285 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 10,495th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Alexander Rueb ranks 10,439 out of 14,801Before him are Georgios Kountouriotis, Andres Tarand, Yusuf Lule, Manius Aquillius, John Hay, and Abeid Karume. After him are Jahanara Begum, Boris Pankin, Eudamidas I, João do Canto e Castro, Pakalitha Mosisili, and Petre P. Carp.

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Among people born in 1882, Alexander Rueb ranks 138Before him are Louis Pergaud, Geraldine Farrar, Pierre Mac Orlan, Robert Kerr, Donald Crisp, and Cai E. After him are Júlio Prestes, Oldřich Duras, Louis St. Laurent, Percy Grainger, Károly Huszár, and Izz ad-Din al-Qassam. Among people deceased in 1959, Alexander Rueb ranks 92Before him are Luigi Sturzo, Erhard Schmidt, Galaktion Tabidze, Fernand Bouisson, Princess Alexandra, 2nd Duchess of Fife, and Aleksandr Khinchin. After him are Vincent Richards, Max O. Lorenz, Kathryn Adams, Lou Costello, Benjamin Christensen, and Alfonso López Pumarejo.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Alexander Rueb ranks 464 out of 908Before him are Jasper Cillessen (1989), Arend Heyting (1898), Jan Wouters (1960), Floor Jansen (1981), Nina Foch (1924), and Matthijs de Ligt (1999). After him are Rinus Israël (1942), Piet Schrijvers (1946), Jan Wolkers (1925), Derek de Lint (1950), Ryan Babel (1986), and Hendrikus Colijn (1869).

Among POLITICIANS In Netherlands

Among politicians born in Netherlands, Alexander Rueb ranks 73Before him are Neelie Kroes (1941), Frits Bolkestein (1933), Henry Casimir I of Nassau-Dietz (1612), Jens Böhrnsen (1949), Dirk Stikker (1897), and Willem Schermerhorn (1894). After him are Hendrikus Colijn (1869), Henri Alexis Brialmont (1821), Barend Biesheuvel (1920), Ernesto Hoost (1965), Charles Ruijs de Beerenbrouck (1873), and Ramon Dekkers (1969).

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