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Lubomír Kaválek is ...

Born 9 Aug 1943 in Prague
Died 18 Jan 2021 in Reston
Age77 years, 5 months
Lubomír Kaválek
Lubomír Kaválek
After a simultaneous exhibition for a chess festival in Prague, world champion Vishy Anand analyzes one of the games with Lubomir Kavalek for the public.

About Lubomír Kaválek

Lubomír Kaválek born on 9 August 1943 in Prague. He is a citizen of United States of America and Czechoslovakia. He represents United States of America and Czechoslovakia for sport. Lubomír Kaválek was educated at George Washington University and Charles University. He died on 18 January 2021 in Reston from a cancer at age 77 years, 5 months.

He was a Czech chess player.

Lubomír Kaválek has worked as a chess player and journalist.

He is also known as Lubomir Kavalek.


Kavalek died in his sleep peacefully in his personal residence in Reston, Virginia, on January 18, 2021, at the age of 77. Kavalek was survived by his wife of 49 years, Irena Kavalek, son Steven Kavalek, daughter-in-law Theresa Kavalek and grandson Steven Kavalek, Jr.