The 11th of May 1997 IBMs supercomputer Deep Blue beat the current world champion, Garry Kasparov, in chess. IBM Research released a little re-cap of the event and what has happened over the years up until today and Watson, that was launched to fame in similar manner, by winning Jeopardy in 2011.

Deep Blue actually lost the first game in 1996 with 4-2 in favor of Garry Kasparov, but in the re-match in 1997, Deep Blue won.