Tigran Petrosian

Tigran Vartanovich Petrosian (Roushie: Тигра́н Варта́нович Петрося́н; Armenie: Տիգրան Պետրոսյան; Juin 17, 1929 – August 13, 1984) wis a Soviet Armenie Grandmaster, an Warld Chess Champion frae 1963 tae 1969.

Tigran Petrosian
Tigran Petrosian World Chess Champion.jpg
Tigran Petrosian in 1975
Full nameTigran Vartanovich Petrosian
KintraSoviet Union
Born17 Juin 1929(1929-06-17)
Tiflis, Georgie SSR, Soviet Union (present-day Tbilisi, Georgie)
Died13 August 1984(1984-08-13) (aged 55)
Moscow, Soviet Union
TeetleGrandmaster (1952)
Warld Champion1963–69
Peak ratin2645 (Julie 1972)