Viktors Pupols

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Birthday
31, 1934
Birthplace
Washington
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
31, 1934 (age 85)
Birthplace
Washington

About

Charismatic American chess master who is well known among fellow American chess players.

Before Fame

He played in the 1955 U.S. Junior Championship.

Trivia

His well known nickname is "Uncle Vik" and he plays at the Tacoma Chess Club, where he won the Club Championshop in 1955.

Family Life

His family was very supportive in his pursuit of chess.

Associated With

He is one of just two players to have ever beat Bobby Fischer in a timed game.