Johannes Zukertort

Johannes Zukertort bio

Birth Name: Johannes Zukertort

Occupation: Chess Player

Place Of Birth: Poland

Date Of Birth: September 7, 1842

Date Of Death: June 20, 1888

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Polish

Johannes Zukertort was born on the 7th of September, 1842. He was popular for being a Chess Player. Polish-born English chess master who is most notable for having lost in the final of what is regarded to be the first international chess championship in 1886.

Johannes Zukertort was born in Poland. He was born in Poland but his family moved to Prussia when he was young, and eventually settled in the United Kingdom. He was known for telling embellished tales about himself including that he was a master swordsman and that he fought in several famous battles.

Johannes Zukertort was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Johannes Zukertort was born in 1840s.

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

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Personal Life

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

Johannes Zukertort was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Johannes Zukertort
NICKNAME: Johannes
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Johannes Zukertort was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Johannes Zukertort 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: Johannes Zukertort had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Johannes Zukertort’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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