Garry Kasparov and Deep Blue project manager C.J. Tan at the 1997 Deep Blue vs. Kasparov post-match press conference
Title: Garry Kasparov and Deep Blue project manager C.J. Tan at the 1997 Deep Blue vs. Kasparov post-match press conference
Photographer: Newborn, Monroe
Size: 1011 KB
Date: 1997
Credit Line: Gift of Monroe Newborn
Accession: 102645298
In May 1997, IBM supercomputer Deep Blue played World Chess Champion Garry Kasparov winning the six-game rematch 3.5-2.5. Deep Blue thus became the first computer system to defeat a reigning world champion in a match under standard chess tournament time controls.