Tigran PETROSYAN, USSR Chess player; USSR Grand Master of Chess since 1952; 1959 USSR Champion.
PETROSYAN, Tigran was born in 1929.
Participated in competitions for world champion contenders in Zurich, 1953, Amsterdam, 1956, and Bled, 1959. 1958 placed 2nd in USSR Championship and competed in 13th Chess Olympics, Munich. 1960 member, USSR national chess team to play German Federal Republic.