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Currently, Sam Loyd is 181 years, 3 months and 27 days old. Sam Loyd will celebrate 182rd birthday on a Monday 30th of January 2023. Below we countdown to Sam Loyd upcoming birthday.
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|Born||January 30, 1841 (Pennsylvania)|
Sam Loyd’s zodiac sign is Aquarius. According to astrologers, the presence of Aries always marks the beginning of something energetic and turbulent. They are continuously looking for dynamic, speed and competition, always being the first in everything - from work to social gatherings. Thanks to its ruling planet Mars and the fact it belongs to the element of Fire (just like Leo and Sagittarius), Aries is one of the most active zodiac signs. It is in their nature to take action, sometimes before they think about it well.
Sam Loyd was born in the Year of the Ox. Another of the powerful Chinese Zodiac signs, the Ox is steadfast, solid, a goal-oriented leader, detail-oriented, hard-working, stubborn, serious and introverted but can feel lonely and insecure. Takes comfort in friends and family and is a reliable, protective and strong companion. Compatible with Snake or Rooster.
American chess master, author, and chess composer who was considered to be one of the top players in the world during his prime.
He began working on chess puzzles and problems in his youth.
He is considered by many to be one of the greatest puzzle authors in American chess history and he was inducted into the US Chess Hall of Fame for his contributions to the game.
His son published much of his work after his death.
He is comparable to other influential chess thinkers such as Savielly Tartakower.