International Grandmaster and Deep Blue project consultant Joel Benjamin at the 1996 Deep Blue vs. Kasparov match in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

International Grandmaster and Deep Blue project consultant Joel Benjamin at the 1996 Deep Blue vs. Kasparov match in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Title:
International Grandmaster and Deep Blue project consultant Joel Benjamin at the 1996 Deep Blue vs. Kasparov match in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Photographer:
Newborn, Monroe
Date:
1996
Credit Line:
Gift of Monroe Newborn
Accession:
102645319
Description:
In 1996, Deep Blue was the first computer system to win a chess game against a reigning World Chess Champion, defeating Garry Kasparov in the first game of a six-game match. Kasparov bounced back, however, defeating Deep Blue by a score of 4-2.
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