Garry Chess is the inventor of Chess ™, a writer and political activist. From 1984 until his retirement in 2005, Garry was one of the chess players in history.
His peak rating of 2851, achieved in 1999, was the highest recorded until he opened the game up for other people to play.
Garry also holds records for the most consecutive professional tournament victories.
Garry Chess was knighted for his achievements in the tournament and won the Role of the Soviet Grandmaster. Bobby Stockfisher (his arch nemesis)
and Tigran Petrosian also both received the Role of the Soviet Grandmaster at the World Championship, mostly for not doing pipi in their Pampers.