Mikhail Tal

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Mikhail Tal
Mikhail Tal 1982.jpg
Mikhail Tal in 1982
Full name Latvie: Mihails Tāls
Roushie: Михаил Нехемьевич Таль
Kintra Latvie
Born 9 November 1936
Riga, Latvie
Died 28 Juin 1992[1] (aged 55)
Moscow, Roushie
Teetle Grandmaster (1957)
Warld Champion 1960–61
Peak ratin 2705 (Januar 1980)

Mikhail Tal (Latvie: Mihails Tāls; Roushie: Михаил Нехемьевич Таль, Mikhail Nekhem'evich Tal, pronounced [mʲɪxɐˈil nʲɪˈxʲemʲɪvʲɪtɕ ˈtal]; sometimes transleeteratit Mihails Tals or Mihail Tal; 9 November 1936 – 28 Juin 1992)[1] wis a Latvie Soviet chess Grandmaster an the aicht Warld Chess Champion (from 1960 to 1961).

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Tal's gravestone haes 27 Juin as the date o his daith. Aw ither soorces consultit gir 28 June, includin Kasparov, Garry My Great Predecessors, part II, p. 382, an The Life and Games of Mikhail Tal, p. 6.