Adolf Anderssen

Adolf Anderssen bio

Birth Name: Adolf Anderssen

Occupation: Chess Player

Place Of Birth: Germany

Date Of Birth: July 6, 1818

Date Of Death: March 13, 1879

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: German

Adolf Anderssen was born on the 6th of July, 1818. He was best known for being a Chess Player. German chess master who was considered to be the greatest player in the world during the mid-1800s.

Adolf Anderssen was born in Germany. He studied mathematics and philosophy at the University level. He is known best for his trademark sacrificial offensive moves including the ones he took in the 1851 “Immortal Game” against Lionel Kieseritzky.

Adolf Anderssen was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Adolf Anderssen was born in 1810s.

Adolf Anderssen is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Adolf Anderssen’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Adolf Anderssen’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Adolf Anderssen kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Adolf Anderssen was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Adolf Anderssen
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Adolf Anderssen was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Adolf Anderssen was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Adolf Anderssen had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Adolf Anderssen’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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