Reuben Fine

1914 - 1993

Reuben Fine

Reuben C. Fine (October 11, 1914 – March 26, 1993) was an American chess player, psychologist, university professor, and author of many books on both chess and psychology. He was one of the strongest chess players in the world from the mid 1930s until his retirement from chess in 1951. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Reuben Fine has received more than 129,585 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 72nd most popular chess player.

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  • 26

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  • 2.94

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Among chess players, Reuben Fine ranks 72 out of 256Before him are Vladimir Kramnik, Gideon Ståhlberg, Tassilo von Heydebrand und der Lasa, Rudolf Charousek, Lev Polugaevsky, and Ernst Grünfeld. After him are Jan Timman, Rudolf Spielmann, Edward Lasker, Luděk Pachman, Alexander Kotov, and Jean Dufresne.

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Among people born in 1914, Reuben Fine ranks 153Before him are Grigol Abashidze, William Castle, Ralph Erskine, Beatrice Straight, Toulo de Graffenried, and Jorge Bolet. After him are Haroun Tazieff, Aníbal Troilo, Hovhannes Shiraz, Suso Cecchi d'Amico, Ralph Ellison, and Paul Rand. Among people deceased in 1993, Reuben Fine ranks 103Before him are Salah Jadid, Guido Masetti, Richard Jordan, Henry Hazlitt, Stanley Myers, and Buddhadasa. After him are Clarence Zener, Blaže Koneski, Wang Zhen, Đuro Kurepa, Andrey Nikolayevich Tikhonov, and Thurgood Marshall.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Reuben Fine ranks 3,491 out of 12,171Before him are Gilbert Stuart (1755), Terrence Howard (1969), Joseph Gordon-Levitt (1981), Roderick MacKinnon (1956), Andrew Fire (1959), and Don Bluth (1937). After him are Lewis Boss (1846), Heather Graham (1970), Norma Talmadge (1894), Jim Abrahams (1944), John Hughes (1950), and Clarence Zener (1905).

Among CHESS PLAYERS In United States

Among chess players born in United States, Reuben Fine ranks 5Before him are Bobby Fischer (1943), Paul Morphy (1837), Frank Marshall (1877), and Harry Nelson Pillsbury (1872). After him are William Lombardy (1937), Arnold Denker (1914), Larry Evans (1932), and Fabiano Caruana (1992).

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