Viacheslav Ragozin

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Birthday
8, 1908
Birthplace
Russia
Death Date
Mar 11, 1962 (53)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
8, 1908
Birthplace
Russia
Death Date
Mar 11, 1962 (53)

About

Soviet chess Grandmaster who excelled in both over-the-table and correspondence chess. He became an International Chess Arbiter once his playing career wound down.

Before Fame

He began excelling in competition during his mid-twenties.

Trivia

From 1946 to 1955, he edited the magazine publication Shakhmaty v SSSR, and he also had a career in the construction industry as a civil engineer.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Saint Petersburg, Russia.

Associated With

Chess legend Emanuel Lasker was one of his major competitors.