Tigran Petrosian

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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)

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.