fischer fischer  /ˈfɪ ʃər/


  1. (n) German chemist noted for his synthesis of hemin (1881-1945)
  2. (n) German chemist noted for work on synthetic sugars and the purines (1852-1919)
  3. (n) United States chess master; world champion from 1972 to 1975 (born in 1943)


  1. Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer seeks 45,000 ideas

    Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer has announced plans to seek 45,000 ideas from people over the next 45 days as part of his Vision Louisville program.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Louisville Courier-Journal

  2. Fischer moves into permanent D.C. office

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. Deb Fischer, R-Neb., has a new office in Washington, D.C.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Kearney Hub

  3. Fischer to Glendale?

    Maricopa City manager Brenda Fischer is in prime position to be Glendale’s next manager.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Maricopa Monitor


  • Spassky, reached briefly at his home in France, said: "I am very sorry, but Bobby Fischer is dead. Goodbye."
    on Jan 18, 2008 By: Boris Spassky Source: Forbes

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