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Years covered: 1862
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(born Mar-23-1842, died Mar-22-1909, 66 years old) Estonia (federation/nationality Latvia)
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|Chess player, composer, and journalist. From 1888 to 1908 he was the editor of 'Baltische Schachblatter.'|
Wikipedia article: Friedrich Amelung
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|Aug-24-06|| ||Mibelz: Friedrich Ludwig Amelung (23 March 1942 - 21 March 1909) was an Estonian chess player, composer and journalist. He lived in Dorpat (now Tartu), Estonia, and then in Riga, Latvia.|
|Aug-04-08|| ||whiteshark: "Friedrich Ludwig Amelung
(born March 11, 1842; died March 9, 1909) was a Latvian chess player and author who edited the chess column of the Riga newspaper DŁna-Zeitung. He studied philosophy and chemistry at the University of Dorpat from 1862 to 1879, and later became a private teacher and director of a mirror factory."
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<Mibelz> There is a discrepancy regarding the dates of birth and death and the nationality. Can you give your source, please?
|Aug-04-08|| ||myschkin: Final paper:
or see "Games of no Chance" (e.g. google books)
<mibelz> sauce, pardon source:
|May-19-14|| ||Karpova: The 'Wiener Schachzeitung' (June 1909, p. 180) also gives * <11 March 1842> and + <9 March 1909>. The discrepancy is probably due to Julian (March 11, March 9) and Gregorian (March 24, March 22) calender.|
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