Boris Spassky

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Boris Spassky
Boris Spasski 1984 Saloniki.jpg
Spassky at the Thessaloniki Olympiad, 1984
Full name Boris Vasilievich Spassky
Kintra Soviet Union
Fraunce
Roushie
Born (1937-01-30) 30 Januar 1937 (age 81)
Leningrad, Roushie SFSR, Soviet Union
Teetle Grandmaster (1955)
Warld Champion 1969–72
FIDE ratin 2548 (August 2018)
Peak ratin 2690 (Januar 1971)

Boris Vasilievich Spassky (an aa Spasskij; Roushie: Бори́с Васи́льевич Спа́сский; born Januar 30, 1937) is a Roushie,[1] umwhile French, umwhile Soviet chess grandmaster. He wis the tent Warld Chess Champion, hauldin the teetle frae 1969 tae 1972. He is kent as ane o the greatest players o aw time, an is the auldest livin warld champion.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Spassky switches federations, now represents Russia". ChessVibes. 13 June 2013. Retrieved 24 June 2013.