Vladimir Savon

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Birthday
26, 1940
Birthplace
Ukraine
Death Date
Jun 1, 2005 (64)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
26, 1940
Birthplace
Ukraine
Death Date
Jun 1, 2005 (64)

About

Ukrainian chess player who won the Soviet National Championship in 1971.

Before Fame

He was a relative late starter as he began playing at the age of 13.

Trivia

He became an International Grandmaster in 1973 and competed in the Soviet championship eleven times, from 1961 to the last championship in 1991.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Ukraine, which was then part of the Soviet Union.

Associated With

He finished ahead of Mikhail Tal in the 1971 Soviet Championship.