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Garry Kasparov - A Promotional event

Time: Sunday Apr 10, 2005

Place: Moscow, Russia

Details: On 10 April 2005, Kasparov was in Moscow at a promotional event when he was struck over the head with a chessboard he had just signed. The assailant was reported to have said "I admired you as a chess player, but you gave that up for politics" immediately before the attack.



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On This Day - 10 April

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April 2005

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