1. The history of chess can be traced back nearly 1500 years, although the earliest origins are
2. The person who invented chess is not known. Chess is one of the oldest games in the world and it is
assumed that the Origin of Chess is India and then spread over to the Arabian countries.
3. The earliest predecessor of the game probably originated in India, before the 6th century, a
minority of historians believe the game originated in China. From India, the game spread to Persia
and subsequently spread to Southern Europe.