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by Steve Williams
Fri Apr 17, 2020 3:09 pm
Forum: Deaths & Obituaries
Topic: Richard Guy
Replies: 1
Views: 1226

Re: Richard Guy

Sad that he's gone, in spite of his great age. In fact I wasn't aware that he was a chess buff; it was through mathematics that I knew him. When I took this hobby up more seriously he was already in his 90's, yet gave great encouragement to a complete amateur. I was working on the prime density of q...
by Steve Williams
Wed Mar 06, 2019 9:00 am
Forum: Deaths & Obituaries
Topic: Simon Norton
Replies: 11
Views: 2376

Re: Simon Norton

I remember Simon from my time playing for Trinity College 1st team. Captain and Board 1 was GM Ray Keene, Board 2 was another mathematician, NIgel Kalton, who also died from heart failure, Board 3 was Nigel Holloway and Board 5 David Wilkinson, whom I once met in later years playing at a congress in...