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us: Philidor, F. D. (François Danican), 1726-1795


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    • us: Philidor, François André Danican, known as, 1726-1795
    • us: Phillidor, A. D. (André Danican), 1726-1795
    • us: Philidor, Mr. (André Danican), 1726-1795
    • us: Danican, André, 1726-1795
    • us: Danican, François André, 1726-1795
    • us: Philidor, André Danican, 1726-1795
    • us: Philidor, A. D. (André Danican), 1726-1795
    • us: Danican Philidor, François-André, 1726-1795
    • us: Philidor, François-André Danican, 1726-1795
    • us: Filidor, Igor, 1726-1795
    • us: Danikan-Filidor, Fransua-Andre, 1726-1795
    • us: Filidor, Fransua-Andre Danikan-, 1726-1795
    • us: Philidor, 1726-1795
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1726-09-07
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1795-08-31
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Dreux (France)
    • Death Place

        (naf) London (England)
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Chess
      • Occupation

          (lcsh) Chess players
            (lcsh) Composers
        • Earlier Established Forms

            Philidor, François André Danican, known as, 1726-1795Philidor, François André Danican,known as,1726-1795
        • Sources

          • found: His Le jeu des échecs.
          • found: His L'analyze des echecs, 1749: t.p. (A. D. Philidor)
          • found: New Grove: under Philidor (François-André Danican Philidor; b. Dreux, 9/7/1726; d. London, 8/31/1795; family name orig. Danican; from ca. 1659 all family members bore both surnames; composer; "best known to his contemporaries as a chess player")
          • found: Fasquelle (Philidor, François-André, 9/7/1726-8/31/1795)
          • found: Petrov, A. Shakhmatnai͡a igra, privedennai͡a v ... 1977: t.p. (Igor Filidora) pamphlet p. 7 (Fransua-Andre Danikana-Filidora)
          • found: A selection of games at chess, actually played by Philidor and his contemporaries, 1990?
        • Editorial Notes

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        • Change Notes

          • 1980-07-24: new
          • 2016-02-23: revised
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