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Happy 93rd Birthday, Yuri Averbakh!

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Saturday, 07 February 2015

GM Yuri Averbakh turns 93 today. We wish the Russian maestro a happy birthday and many more years of loyal service to Caissa!

Oldest Living GMs in the World

1. Yuri Averbakh (February 8, 1922), Russia
2. Mark Taimanov (February 7, 1926), Russia
3. Pal Benko (July 14, 1928), USA
4. Arthur Bisguier (October 8, 1929), USA
5. Aleksandar Matanovic (May 23, 1930), Serbia
6. Nikolai Krogius (July 22, 1930), Russia
7. Viktor Korchnoi (March 23, 1931), Switzerland
8. Anatoly Lein (March 28, 1931), USA
9. Arturo Pomar Salamanca (September 1, 1931), Spain
10. Juraj Nikolac (April 22, 1932), Croatia

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