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Samuel "Sammy" Herman Reshevsky was a famous chess prodigy and later a leading American chess grandmaster. At the age of 8 he played against several chess masters at the same time in France in 1920, & defeated all of them Born: November 26, 1911, Ozorków, Poland ~Wikipedia.

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Samuel Reshevsky, age 8, playing against and defeating several chess masters simultaneously in France (1920).

Samuel Reshevsky Chess Grandmaster Samuel "Sammy" Herman Reshevsky was a Polish chess prodigy and later a leading American chess grandmaster. He was never a full-time chess professional. Wikipedia Born: November 26, 1911, Ozorków, Poland Died: April 4, 1992, New York Education: University of Chicago Peak rating: 2565 (July 1972)

Samuel Reshevsky, age 8, defeating several chess masters at once in France, 1920.

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Chess prodigy Samuel Reshevsky, age 8, defeating several chess masters at once, 1920. Photograph by Kadel & Herbert.

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Samuel Reshevsky, at age eight, defeating several chess masters in France !!! Reshevsky won the U.S. Chess Championship in 1936, 1938, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1946, and 1969