Quotes by Boris Spassky

About Boris Spassky:

Boris Vasilievich Spassky is a Russian, formerly French, formerly Soviet chess grandmaster. He was the tenth World Chess Champion, holding the title from 1969 to 1972. He is known as one of the greatest players of all time, and is the oldest living world champion.

Author Bio

  • NameBoris Spassky
  • DescriptionRussian chess player
  • BornJanuary 30, 1937
  • CountrySoviet Union; France
  • ProfessionChess Player; Sportsperson
  • AwardsChess Oscar; Grandmaster; Chess World Champion; Chess Oscar