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Boris Blumin
  
Number of games in database: 22
Years covered: 1938 to 1969
Overall record: +5 -15 =2 (27.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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BORIS BLUMIN
(born Jan-11-1908, died Feb-16-1998, 90 years old) Russia (federation/nationality United States of America)

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Boris Blumin was in born in St. Petersburg, Russia. Residing in Toronto, Ontario at one point, he was Canadian champion in 1936 (represented Montreal with 10/11 at Toronto) and 1937 (9.5/10 at Quebec). He later moved to the United States to become a U.S. master.

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 page 1 of 1; 22 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. B Blumin vs J Fliegel  1-048 1938 ACF CongressA91 Dutch Defense
2. B Blumin vs Santasiere  0-140 1938 ACF CongressD75 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.cd Nxd5, 7.O-O c5, 8.dxc5
3. D S Polland vs B Blumin  1-044 1938 ACF CongressE19 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3
4. B Blumin vs I A Horowitz  1-066 1938 ACF CongressD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
5. B Blumin vs J Moskowitz  1-051 1938 ACF Congress (Final)D52 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. Kashdan vs B Blumin  1-059 1938 USA Ch fin-AD61 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
7. Santasiere vs B Blumin 1-029 1939 New York USA opA46 Queen's Pawn Game
8. W Adams vs B Blumin  1-028 1939 40th ACF Congress. ChampionshipC26 Vienna
9. B Blumin vs O Ulvestad  1-019 1939 40th ACF Congress. ChampionshipA52 Budapest Gambit
10. B Blumin vs Fine  0-136 1939 ACF Congress (Championship)E33 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
11. M Green vs B Blumin  1-027 1939 USA-chD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
12. Santasiere vs B Blumin  1-061 1939 40th ACF Congress. ChampionshipA03 Bird's Opening
13. I A Horowitz vs B Blumin  1-030 1939 40th ACF Congress. FinalC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
14. B Blumin vs G Hellman 1-028 1939 ACF CongressD50 Queen's Gambit Declined
15. Pinkus vs B Blumin  1-042 1939 40th ACF Congress. ChampionshipC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
16. B Blumin vs Reshevsky  0-137 1939 40th ACF Congress. ChampionshipD72 Neo-Grunfeld, 5.cd, Main line
17. Pinkus vs B Blumin  1-048 1941 New YorkC91 Ruy Lopez, Closed
18. H Steiner vs B Blumin  1-037 1941 US Open. Preliminary 2A49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
19. H Steiner vs B Blumin  ½-½44 1941 US Open. Championship FinalA49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
20. Fine vs B Blumin  ½-½41 1941 US OpenD83 Grunfeld, Grunfeld Gambit
21. B Blumin vs B Schmidt 0-180 1941 US OpenD40 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
22. B Blumin vs Benko 0-134 1969 Atlantic OpenA57 Benko Gambit
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Dec-22-04
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  Benzol: Boris Blumin
Born 29th December 1907 in St Petersburg
Canadian champion in 1936 and 1937.
Dec-29-08
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  whiteshark: Lo, How a Rose E'er Blumin
Dec-29-08
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  whiteshark: Typo in the bio: 29th of December <1929> should be replaced by the actual year <1907 <!>>.
Dec-29-08
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  whiteshark: Boris Blumin (29 Dec 1907 Julian calendar (11 Jan 1908), Sankt Petersburg - 16 Feb 1998, Trenton, New Jersey)

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Oct-23-14  ljfyffe: <In the (1942) finals of LeDain's Trans-Canada event, as it was called, Boris Blumin, an OTB Canadian Champion and salesman for the Eaton department store chain, engineered a 5/5 result....>
Oct-23-14  ljfyffe: Zehr and MacDonald: The History of Correspondence Chess In Canada.
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