Arnold Denker

1914 - 2005

Arnold Denker

Arnold Sheldon Denker (February 21, 1914 – January 2, 2005) was an American chess player and author. He was U.S. champion in 1944 and 1946. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Arnold Denker has received more than 39,296 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 117th most popular chess player.

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  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.72

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.44

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among chess players, Arnold Denker ranks 118 out of 256Before him are Maia Chiburdanidze, Rashid Nezhmetdinov, Florin Gheorghiu, Levon Aronian, Ljubomir Ljubojević, and Amos Burn. After him are Boris Gelfand, Vladimir Bagirov, Susan Polgár, Simen Agdestein, George Koltanowski, and Alexander Beliavsky.

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Among people born in 1914, Arnold Denker ranks 218Before him are Sven Jacobsson, David Goodall, Xosé María Díaz Castro, Mary Carlisle, Hugh Trevor-Roper, and Carlos Menditeguy. After him are Jo Cals, Sonny Boy Williamson I, Jyoti Basu, Julio Caro Baroja, Reidar Kvammen, and Juanita Moore. Among people deceased in 2005, Arnold Denker ranks 190Before him are Josef Holeček, Gennady Sarafanov, Vladimir Kotelnikov, Jesús Iglesias, Geraldine Fitzgerald, and John Vernon. After him are John Love, Otar Korkia, Vladimir Toporov, Lane Smith, John Spencer, and Eugene McCarthy.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Arnold Denker ranks 5,470 out of 12,171Before him are Mykelti Williamson (1960), Jonathan Davis (1971), Julia Stiles (1981), Michael Dell (1965), Herbie Mann (1930), and Philip Ahn (1905). After him are Penn Badgley (1986), John Pope (1822), Lee Ritenour (1952), Robert Young (1907), Frank Irons (1886), and Chloë Sevigny (1974).

Among CHESS PLAYERS In United States

Among chess players born in United States, Arnold Denker ranks 7Before him are Bobby Fischer (1943), Paul Morphy (1837), Frank Marshall (1877), Harry Nelson Pillsbury (1872), Reuben Fine (1914), and William Lombardy (1937). After him are Larry Evans (1932) and Fabiano Caruana (1992).

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