Larry Evans

1932 - 2010

Larry Evans

Larry Melvyn Evans (March 22, 1932 – November 15, 2010) was an American chess grandmaster, author, and journalist. He won or shared the U.S. Chess Championship five times and the U.S. Open Chess Championship four times. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Larry Evans has received more than 45,472 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 151st most popular chess player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 45k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 36.77

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.32

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.06

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among chess players, Larry Evans ranks 152 out of 256Before him are Smbat Lputian, Nigel Short, Alexander Morozevich, Ľubomír Ftáčnik, Sofia Polgár, and Zhu Chen. After him are Xu Yuhua, Alexander Grischuk, Peter Svidler, Alexandra Kosteniuk, Nana Ioseliani, and Fabiano Caruana.

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Among people born in 1932, Larry Evans ranks 341Before him are Sheree North, Angela Mortimer, Athol Fugard, S. M. Krishna, Susan Oliver, and Otis Davis. After him are Udupi Ramachandra Rao, Dick Gregory, Pete Domenici, Zell Miller, Robert Osborne, and Bill Byrge. Among people deceased in 2010, Larry Evans ranks 311Before him are He Pingping, Wally Hickel, Peter Christopherson, David Thompson, Orlando Zapata, and Nodar Kumaritashvili. After him are Jerry Bock, Alex Chilton, Ronnie Clayton, Kage Baker, Vladislav Galkin, and June Havoc.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Larry Evans ranks 8,675 out of 12,171Before him are Dolph Ziggler (1980), Cheryl Hines (1965), Twyla Tharp (1941), Tom Everett Scott (1970), Julia Mancuso (1984), and Christa Miller (1964). After him are Sheri Moon Zombie (1970), Ben Moody (1981), Margaret Chase Smith (1897), Joe Boyd (1942), Maya Lin (1959), and Greta Gerwig (1983).

Among CHESS PLAYERS In United States

Among chess players born in United States, Larry Evans ranks 8Before him are Paul Morphy (1837), Frank Marshall (1877), Harry Nelson Pillsbury (1872), Reuben Fine (1914), William Lombardy (1937), and Arnold Denker (1914). After him are Fabiano Caruana (1992).

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