Miguel Najdorf’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

April 15, 1910

Death Date

Jul 4, 1997

Age of Death

87 years

Cause of Death

Surgical Complications

Profession

Chess Player

The chess player Miguel Najdorf died at the age of 87. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Polish born Argentine chess Grandmaster who is best known for his Najdorf Variation, one of the most respected and deeply studied of all chess openings.

He was born and raised in a Jewish family in Warsaw, Poland.

He was 87 and a beloved figure in Buenos Aires. The cause was complications from surgery, The Associated Press reported.