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Nigel Short is a 55-year-old British Chess Player from England, United Kingdom. He was born on Tuesday, June 1, 1965. Is Nigel Short married or single, and who is he dating now? Let’s find out!

As of 2021, Nigel Short is possibly single.


Nigel David Short MBE is an English chess grandmaster, chess columnist, chess coach and chess commentator. Short earned the Grandmaster title at the age of 19, and was ranked third in the world by FIDE from January 1988 to July 1989. In 1993 he became the first English player to play a World Chess Championship match, when he qualified to play Garry Kasparov in the World Chess Championship 1993 in London, but lost. He was rejected by the Bolton Chess Club when he was seven, simply because he was too young.

Real Name
Nigel Short
Chess Player
Place of Birth
England, United Kingdom
Date of Birth
June 1, 1965 (age 55)
Birth Sign
Marital Status

Fun Fact: On the day of Nigel Short’s birth, "Help Me, Rhonda" by The Beach Boys was the number 1 song on The Billboard Hot 100 and Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic) was the U.S. President.

Nigel Short’s Girlfriend

Nigel Short is single. He is not dating anyone currently. Nigel had at least 1 relationship in the past. Nigel Short has not been previously engaged. His father started a chess club because existing clubs would not let him join because of his age. According to our records, he has no children.

Nigel Short Girlfriend

Like many celebrities and famous people, Nigel keeps his personal and love life private. Check back often as we will continue to update this page with new relationship details. Let’s take a look at Nigel Short past relationships, ex-girlfriends and previous hookups.

Nigel Short’s birth sign is Gemini. Geminis love having crushes and infatuations, but are known for being fickle and uncomfortable when love gets too complicated. Their attention span can be very short. The most compatible signs with Gemini are generally considered to be Aries, Leo, Libra, and Aquarius. The least compatible signs with Gemini are generally considered to be Virgo and Pisces. Nigel Short also has a ruling planet of Mercury.

Past Relationships

He has not been previously engaged. We are currently in process of looking up more information on the previous dates and hookups.

Nigel Short Biography

Nigel Short was born on the 1st of June in 1965 (Generation X). Generation X, known as the "sandwich" generation, was born between 1965 and 1980. They are lodged in between the two big well-known generations, the Baby Boomers and the Millennials. Unlike the Baby Boomer generation, Generation X is focused more on work-life balance rather than following the straight-and-narrow path of Corporate America.
Nigel’s life path number is 1.

Nigel Short is best known for being a Chess Player. English chess Grandmaster who is ranked highly in International competition. He is a contemporary of Australian Grandmaster Ian Rogers. The education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.

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Nigel was born in the 1960s. The 1960s was the decade dominated by the Vietnam War, Civil Rights Protests, Cuban Missile Crisis, antiwar protests and saw the assassinations of US President John F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr. It also marked the first man landed on the moon.

The 55-year-old American was born in the Year of the Serpent and is part of Generation X

According to Chinese Zodiac, Nigel was born in the Year of the Serpent. People born in the Year of the Snake are a symbol of wisdom and wit, often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Nigel Short Facts

What is Nigel Short marital status?


Is Nigel Short gay?


Does he have any children?

Nigel Short has no children.

Is Nigel Short having any relationship affair?

According to our records, no.

Was Nigel Short ever been engaged?

Nigel Short has not been previously engaged.

How rich is Nigel Short?

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Nigel Short’s birth sign is Gemini and he has a ruling planet of Mercury.


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