Vladimir Savon

Vladimir Savon

Name Vladimir Savon
Profession Chess Player
Date of Birth 1940-09-26
Place of Birth Ukraine
Age 64 yrs
Death Date 2005-06-01
Birth Sign Libra

About Vladimir Savon

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

Early Life Experience of Vladimir Savon

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

Trivia Info

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 and Relationship

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

Close Associates

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