Tony Miles

1955 - 2001

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Anthony John Miles (23 April 1955 – 12 November 2001) was an English chess player and the first Englishman to earn the Grandmaster title. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tony Miles has received more than 111,267 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Tony Miles is the 215th most popular chess player (down from 160th in 2019), the 5,053rd most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 12th most popular British Chess Player.

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Among chess players, Tony Miles ranks 215 out of 376Before him are Hikaru Nakamura, Kiril Georgiev, Oleg Romanishin, Israel Albert Horowitz, Walter Browne, and Andrei Sokolov. After him are Joël Lautier, Eugenio Torre, Shakhriyar Mamedyarov, Aloyzas Kveinys, Larry Evans, and Zurab Azmaiparashvili.

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Among people born in 1955, Tony Miles ranks 470Before him are Clare Higgins, Leslie Jordan, Steve Sumner, Steve Roach, David Axelrod, and Patrizio Sala. After him are Stephen Robinson, Stephen Walt, Michael O'Keefe, Ulrika Knape, Manohar Parrikar, and Beto Almeida. Among people deceased in 2001, Tony Miles ranks 250Before him are Hani Hanjour, Ziad Jarrah, Thuy Trang, Sidney Dillon Ripley, Bertie Mee, and Dale Evans. After him are Darshan Ranganathan, Abdulaziz al-Omari, Stan Cullis, Marwan al-Shehhi, Richard Chelimo, and David Rocastle.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Tony Miles ranks 5,053 out of 6,924Before him are Thomas Sopwith (1888), Damien Magee (1945), Danny Rose (1990), Mark E. Smith (1957), Pippa Middleton (1983), and Paula Malcomson (1970). After him are David Gandy (1980), Henry Watson Fowler (1858), Michael Park (1966), Amina J. Mohammed (1961), Graeme Obree (1965), and Jessica Barden (1992).

Among CHESS PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among chess players born in United Kingdom, Tony Miles ranks 12Before him are Amos Burn (1848), Fred Yates (1884), Jonathan Penrose (1933), John Nunn (1955), Harry Golombek (1911), and Nigel Short (1965). After him are Stuart Conquest (1967).