Boris Spassky

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Boris Spassky
Boris Spasski 1984 Saloniki.jpg
Spassky at the Thessaloniki Olympiad, 1984
Full nameBoris Vasilievich Spassky
KintraSoviet Union
Fraunce
Roushie
Born (1937-01-30) 30 Januar 1937 (age 83)
Leningrad, Roushie SFSR, Soviet Union
TeetleGrandmaster (1955)
Warld Champion1969–72
FIDE ratin2548 (Mey 2020)
Peak ratin2690 (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.