Selection of studies composed by

Jenö Bán

(Hungary, 9.3.1919 - 12.11.1979)

Doctor of medicine, national teacher, author and composer who worked as a specialized journalist

He was one of the founders of the well-known Hungarian magazine "Magyar Sakkélet".

The one that he directed more than 20 years, at the same time the end column

He also excelled as an international judge.


At the website: more information can be found about him.

More information is also to be found at the Hungarian Wikipedia.

At this website a picture of his grave in Budapest can be found with the position of his 1st prize winning studie,

showed here also as first studie below.

Dr. Ban has reached 5,83 points in the FIDE Album.
Many further chess problems can be found on "Yet another chess problem".


Studies selected by Mario Garcia.

(All his studies, more exact dates, possible corrections or cooks and exact details about sources can be found in the

Harold van der Heijden database V (31-12-2015) ).