Max Euwe

Max Euwe bio

Birth Name: Max Euwe

Occupation: Chess Player

Place Of Birth: Netherlands

Date Of Birth: May 20, 1901

Date Of Death: November 26, 1981

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Dutch

Max Euwe was born on the 20th of May, 1901. He was best known for being a Chess Player. Dutch chess Grandmaster and former president of the FIDE who became the fifth player to become World Chess Champion in 1935.

Max Euwe was born in Netherlands. He earned a doctorate in mathematics from the University of Amsterdam. He won every Dutch Chess Championship that he participated in and he has written over 70 chess books, far more than any other World Champion.

Max Euwe was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Max Euwe was born in 1900s. Discover what happened on this day.

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

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Personal Life

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

Max Euwe was born in the Year of the Ox.

Fast Facts

DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Max Euwe 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: Max Euwe was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: Max Euwe 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.

Max Euwe’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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