William Lombardy

William Lombardy bio

Birth Name: William Lombardy

Occupation: Chess Player

Place Of Birth: New York City

Date Of Birth: December 4, 1937

Date Of Death: October 13, 2017

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

William Lombardy was born on the 4th of December, 1937. He was popular for being a Chess Player. American chess Grandmaster and former Catholic priest who had one of the most successful careers in modern American chess.

William Lombardy was born in New York City. He burst onto the chess scene by winning the 1956 Canadian Open Chess Championship at the age of 18. He was first board for the U.S. Team that won the 1960 World Student Team Championship.

William Lombardy was a Sagittarius and was born in the Silent Generation.

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William Lombardy was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

William Lombardy is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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

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Personal Life

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

William Lombardy was born in the Year of the Ox.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: William Lombardy
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: William Lombardy was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: William Lombardy was born in the Year of the Rabbit. 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: William Lombardy had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

William Lombardy’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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