Mr. Howard Schenken, born September 28 in the year 1904 and died February 20 in the year 1979, of New York City, New York, United States, later Palm Springs, California, United States, was a bridge author and bridge columnist. He was inducted into the Hall of Fame of the American Contract Bridge League in the year 1966 for his contributions to the game of bridge.
His victories at the bridge table include winning the Bermuda Bowl in the years 1951, 1951, and 1953. He won the Vanderbilt trophy, The Spindold, the Reisinger, and the Men's Board-a-Match Teams.
Mr. Howard Schenken outlined his bidding system in the publication Howard Schenken's Big Club: A Revolutionary, Highly Competitive and Accurate Way to Bid for Every Bridge Player, First Edition, 1968, Publisher: Simon and Schuster, New York, New Yor, United States, LC: 68025753, ASIN: B0006BVQ88.
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