|Birth Day:||December 27, 1958|
|Death Date:||Oct 17, 2015 (age 56)|
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As per our current Database, Emory Tate died on Oct 17, 2015 (age 56).
He grew up in Chicago, Illinois.
"I never saw him study chess books, ever. He also hated chess computers and never used them. He just sat down and played." his older son, Andrew, said. Tate's highest FIDE rating was 2413 on the October 2006 rating list, which made him the 72nd highest-rated player in the United States and among the top 2000 active players in the world. His peak USCF rating was 2499 on the April 1997 list.
Tate was born in Chicago; his father Emory Andrew Tate Sr. was a prominent attorney. He learned to play chess as a child. He had a gift for languages, and was able to speak Russian and Spanish fluently. He served in the United States Air Force as a staff sergeant, where his language skills were invaluable. His son said, "The military taught him Russian. He picked up Spanish and German by accident." He had three children by his British wife. His older son, Emory Andrew Tate III (known as Andrew) is a notable kickboxer. On October 17, 2015, Tate died after collapsing suddenly during a tournament near San Jose, California.
Emory's father Emory Sr. taught him to play chess. Emory's son is kickboxer Andrew Tate.
Currently, Emory Tate is 63 years, 11 months and 7 days old. Emory Tate will celebrate 64th birthday on a Tuesday 27th of December 2022. Below we countdown to Emory Tate upcoming birthday.