Lubomir Kavalek’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

August 9, 1943

Death Date

January 18, 2021

Age of Death

77 years

Cause of Death



Chess Player

The chess player Lubomir Kavalek died at the age of 77. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Czech-American chess player who won national championships in both countries.

He was born and raised in Czechoslovakia.

How did Lubomir Kavalek die?

Lubomir Kavalek, a chess grandmaster who fled Czechoslovakia after the 1968 Soviet invasion and, after moving to the United States, became a three-time national champion, died on Jan. 17 at his home in Reston, Va. He was 77. His wife, Irena Kavalek, said the cause was cancer.