Edgard Colle

Edgard Colle bio

Birth Name: Edgard Colle

Occupation: Chess Player

Place Of Birth: Belgium

Date Of Birth: May 18, 1897

Date Of Death: April 20, 1932

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Belgian

Edgard Colle was born on the 18th of May, 1897. He was popular for being a Chess Player. A champion who introduced the revolutionary chess opening, the Colle System. He unfortunately struggled with major health issues that hindered his career.

Edgard Colle was born in Belgium. The Colle System was made popular in the United States by International Master George Koltanowski . The Colle System eventually fell from popularity in professional circles, but is often used in amateur and scholastic groups as an introductory method.

Edgard Colle was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Edgard Colle was born in 1890s.

Edgard Colle 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".


Edgard’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


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

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Personal Life

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

Edgard Colle was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Edgard Colle
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Edgard Colle was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Edgard Colle was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: Edgard Colle had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Edgard Colle’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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