Esteban Canal

1896 - 1981

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Esteban Canal (April 19, 1896 – February 14, 1981) was a leading Peruvian chess player who had his best tournament results in the 1920s and 1930s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Esteban Canal has received more than 19,017 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Esteban Canal is the 107th most popular chess player, the 69th most popular biography from Peru and the most popular Peruvian Chess Player.

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Among chess players, Esteban Canal ranks 107 out of 376Before him are Pierre Charles Fournier de Saint-Amant, Michael Adams, Serafino Dubois, Tassilo von Heydebrand und der Lasa, Genrikh Kasparyan, and Petar Trifunović. After him are Jackson Showalter, Oscar Panno, Boris Kostić, Peter Romanovsky, Alexander McDonnell, and Levon Aronian.

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Among people born in 1896, Esteban Canal ranks 154Before him are Árpád Weisz, Gerardo Diego, George Burns, Ivan Merz, Lilia Skala, and Dodie Smith. After him are Barbara La Marr, Vasily Gordov, Friedrich Waismann, Roger Sessions, Gerhard Fieseler, and Philippe Étancelin. Among people deceased in 1981, Esteban Canal ranks 134Before him are Ludwig Goldbrunner, Hilde Krahwinkel Sperling, Rudolf Krčil, Hoagy Carmichael, Richard O'Connor, and Terry Fox. After him are Mike Bloomfield, Jack Northrop, Paco Bienzobas, Philippe Étancelin, Rino Gaetano, and Paul Hörbiger.

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In Peru

Among people born in Peru, Esteban Canal ranks 69 out of 196Before him are Víctor Raúl Haya de la Torre (1895), José Bustamante y Rivero (1894), Teodoro Fernández (1913), Alex Olmedo (1936), Ciro Alegría (1909), and Juan Luis Cipriani Thorne (1943). After him are Nicolás de Piérola (1839), Mariano Ignacio Prado (1826), Luis de Souza Ferreira (1908), Héctor Chumpitaz (1943), Ricardo Leoncio Elías Arias (1874), and Hugo Sotil (1949).

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Among chess players born in Peru, Esteban Canal ranks 1