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Harald Malmgren
Number of games in database: 20
Years covered: 1933 to 1955
Overall record: +8 -6 =6 (55.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born May-04-1904, died Feb-15-1957, 52 years old) Sweden

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Harald Valdemar Malmgren was born in Avesta, Sweden. Awarded the GMC title in 1953 he was Swedish Correspondence Champion in 1942 and finished 2nd= behind Cecil John Seddon Purdy and tied with Mario Napolitano in the 1st World Correspondence Chess Championship (1950) - (1956). He passed away in Uppsala in 1957.

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. H Malmgren vs Keres 0-1281933SWE-EST corrD02 Queen's Pawn Game
2. Keres vs H Malmgren  1-0191934corrC32 King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit
3. Keres vs H Malmgren  1-0301935corrC02 French, Advance
4. H Malmgren vs Keres 0-1381935corrD02 Queen's Pawn Game
5. G Nagy vs H Malmgren  1-0181938Correspondence ChampionshipC83 Ruy Lopez, Open
6. H Ahman vs H Malmgren 0-1141947SwedenD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
7. G R Mitchell vs H Malmgren  ½-½2619501st World Correspondence Chess ChampionshipC83 Ruy Lopez, Open
8. J Balogh vs H Malmgren  0-15019501st World Correspondence Chess ChampionshipC81 Ruy Lopez, Open, Howell Attack
9. Purdy vs H Malmgren  ½-½4619501st World Correspondence Chess ChampionshipA28 English
10. O Barda vs H Malmgren  ½-½4319501st World Correspondence Chess ChampionshipC81 Ruy Lopez, Open, Howell Attack
11. H Malmgren vs T van Scheltinga  ½-½3219501st World Correspondence Chess ChampionshipB29 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein
12. H Malmgren vs A Cuadrado  1-01919501st World Correspondence Chess ChampionshipC81 Ruy Lopez, Open, Howell Attack
13. H Malmgren vs M Napolitano  1-04419501st World Correspondence Chess ChampionshipB59 Sicilian, Boleslavsky Variation, 7.Nb3
14. H Malmgren vs G Wood  1-03119501st World Correspondence Chess ChampionshipC76 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, Fianchetto Variation
15. H Malmgren vs P van't Veer  1-02619501st World Correspondence Chess ChampionshipB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
16. H Malmgren vs Edmund Adam  ½-½2619501st World Correspondence Chess ChampionshipB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
17. J W Collins vs H Malmgren  0-17019501st World Correspondence Chess ChampionshipD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
18. L Watzl vs H Malmgren  0-14019501st World Correspondence Chess ChampionshipC83 Ruy Lopez, Open
19. S Madsen vs H Malmgren  ½-½2819501st World Correspondence Chess ChampionshipC81 Ruy Lopez, Open, Howell Attack
20. H Malmgren vs G Barcza  0-1421955SWEB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
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Feb-10-06  chessmaster pro: Sad that he passed away at such a young age.
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  alexmagnus: Any relation to Bertil Malmgren who had an even shorter life?
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