Botvinnik, Mikhail

Mikhail Moiseyevich Botvinnik was a Soviet and Russian chess grandmaster and World Chess Champion for most of 1948 to 1963. Working as an electrical engineer and computer scientist at the same time, he was one of the very few players who achieved distinction in another career while playing top-class competitive chess. He was also a pioneer of computer chess.

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Gligoric, Svetozar - Botvinnik, Mikhail
Chigorin mem, Moscow
1947
Smyslov, Vassily - Botvinnik, Mikhail
URS Absolute-ch, Moscow URS
1941.04.17
Euwe, Max - Botvinnik, Mikhail
Nottingham, Nottingham
1936.08.27
Reshevsky, Samuel - Botvinnik, Mikhail
Amsterdam AVRO, Amsterdam AVRO
1938
Botvinnik, Mikhail - Kavalek, Lubomir
Wijk aan Zee I
1969
Lilienthal, Andor - Botvinnik, Mikhail
13th URS-ch, Moscow URS
1944.05.22
Smyslov, Vassily - Botvinnik, Mikhail
World Championship 20th, Moscow
1954
Portisch, Lajos - Botvinnik, Mikhail
Wijk aan Zee I
1969
Yudovich, Mikhail Sr - Botvinnik, Mikhail
Leningrad, Leningrad
1934