George Danilov

(1909-75)

Born Russia; lived Yugoslavia, England; arrived Canada after World War Two

Doctor, hospital administrator, lecturer at Queen's University

Drew World Champion Alexander Alekhine in simultaneous exhibition, Yugoslavia 1932

Maritime Champion 1954, 1955

Top Kingston player

Wrote chess column, Kingston Whig Standard

 

Source: Bulletin 14, 1976.01-02, p.13.

Copyright 2011. David Cohen.

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