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Arthur Bisguier, in 2009 at the National Open, Las Vegas, Nevada
Arthur Bernard Bisguier
October 8, 1929
New York City, New York, U.S.
|Died||April 5, 2017
Bisguier was born in New York City. He studied at Bronx High School of Science.
Bisguier has won two U.S. Junior Championships (1948, 1949), three U.S. Open Chess Championship titles (1950, 1956, 1959), and the 1954 United States Chess Championship title. He played for the United States in five chess Olympiads. He also played in two Interzonal tournaments (1955, 1962).
On March 18, 2005, the United States Chess Federation (USCF) proclaimed him "Dean of American Chess".
Bisguier has been a regular contributor to Chess Life magazine. In 2003 he wrote a book on his best games from 1945–60 titled The Art of Bisguier.
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