[kuh-spahr-awf, -of; Russian kuh-spahr-uh f]
- Gary or Garry,born 1963, Armenian chess player.
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“We had seen the clouds gathering for a long time, but it was still a shock,” Kasparov told The Daily Beast.Russia Swears No Invasion, Never Mind All the Tanks
March 14, 2014
In 2002, the Kasparov Chess Foundation was launched in New York City to promote the teaching of chess in schools.
Kasparov is the chairman of the United Civil Front in Russia and a global voice for human rights.
Kasparov and his wife, Daria, travel frequently to promote the many proven benefits of chess in education.
Kasparov said the new protests sparked by the arrest and trial of Pussy Riot were important.Dissident and Chess Champion Garry Kasparov Says Putin’s Days Numbered
November 15, 2012
- Garry (ˈɡærɪ), real name Garik Weinstein . born 1963, Armenian-Jewish chess player, born in Azerbaijan: world champion (1985–93); PCA world champion (1993–2000); since retiring from chess he has been involved in politics in Russia, forming the United Civil Front in 2005
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