Сегодня родился Алехин Александр Александрович
On October 31, 1892 Alyokhin Alexander Aleksandrovich was born. This is a Russian chess player who played for the Russian Empire, the Soviet Russia and France, the fourth world champion in chess, the first champion of RSFSR. Alyokhin was among the strongest chess players of the world before World War I, having taken the third place on the Petersburg tournament of 1914, and in 1921 left Russia and moved to permanent residence to France which citizen he became in 1925. In 1927 Alyokhin won a match for a rank of the world champion against José Raúl Capablanca who was considered invincible and then within several years dominated in competitions, winning the largest tournaments of the time with big advantage over rivals.