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Tigran Vartanovich Petrosian

Tigran Petrosian, USSR Chess player, grandmaster.

Background

  • Petrosian, Tigran was born on June 17, 1929 in Tbilisi.

  • Career

    • Armenian. Chess world champion, 1963-1968. One of the greatest chess players in the Soviet Union.
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    Born June 17, 1929
    Died August 14, 1984
    (aged 55)
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