Borislav Ivkov

Chess Player

Birthday November 12, 1933

Birth Sign Scorpio

Birthplace Serbia

DEATH DATE Feb 14, 2022 (88)

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Serbian chess player and first ever World Junior Champion who won nearly two dozen high-class events during his career.

Before Fame

He became an official chess master at the early age of 16 after winning the Yugoslav Championship at Zagreb in 1949.


He was one of the oldest active competitive chess players in the world.

Family Life

He had a son named Boris.

Associated With

He was a competitor of Boris Spassky.