Lasker

Lasker may refer to:

  • Lasker, North Carolina
  • Lasker Award, an award for medical research
  • Lasker's Manual of Chess, a book on the game of chess by Emanuel Lasker.
  • Lasker–Noether theorem or Lasker Ring, a mathematical theorem

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Development Of The World Chess Championship - The Lasker Controversies
... Although Emanuel Lasker defended his title more frequently than Steinitz had, his negotiations for title matches from 1911 onwards were extremely controversial ... Capablanca objected to the two-game lead clause Lasker took offence at the terms in which Capablanca criticized the two-game lead condition and broke ... Further controversy arose when, in 1912, Lasker's terms for a proposed match with Akiba Rubinstein included a clause that, if Lasker should resign the title after a date had been ...
St. Petersburg 1914 Chess Tournament - Final
... In the first half of the finals, Lasker narrowly escaped a loss against Capablanca, which would have virtually decided the tournament ... Lasker made up half a point of the difference between himself and Capablanca, with the scores standing at Capablanca 11, Lasker 10, Alekhine 8½, Marshall 7, Tarrasch 6½ ... In the 19th round, Lasker won a now-famous game against Capablanca with the Exchange Variation of the Ruy Lopez, trading queens on the sixth move (1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 a6 4.Bxc6 dxc6 5.d4 exd4 6.Qxd4 ...
People With The Surname Lasker
... Albert Lasker (1880-1952), an advertising pioneer husband of Mary Woodward Lasker Berthold Lasker, a German chess master brother of Emanuel Lasker Eduard Lasker (1829-1884), a German ...
Berthold Lasker
... Berthold Lasker (31 December 1860 - 19 October 1928) was a German chess master ... Born Jonathan Berthold Lasker, he was married to the poet and playwright Else Lasker-Schüler and was an elder brother of Emanuel Lasker ... was a tie for 1st place with his brother, Emanuel Lasker, at Berlin 1890 ...
Anita Lasker-Wallfisch
... Anita Lasker-Wallfisch (born 17 July 1925 in Breslau, Germany (now Poland)) is a German-born cellist of world renown and is a surviving member of the Women's ... Lasker was born in Breslau (Wrocław), Lower Silesia, to a professional Jewish family, one of three sisters (Marianne and Renate) ... In April 1942, Lasker's parents were taken away and are believed to have died near Lublin in Poland ...