Florencio Campomanes



Age: 83


Summary: former president of the World Chess Federation who made a controversial decision in 1985 to suspend the first title match between Russians Garry Kasparov and Antoly Karpov after it had lasted five months.



Cause of Death: Cancer


Born: February 22, 1927


Died: May 3, 2010


Location: Baguio City, the Philippines