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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Botvinnik, Mikhail

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Reshevsky, Samuel - Botvinnik, Mikhail
Amsterdam AVRO, Amsterdam AVRO
1938
Botvinnik, Mikhail - Kavalek, Lubomir
Wijk aan Zee I
1969
Smyslov, Vassily - Botvinnik, Mikhail
URS Absolute-ch, Moscow URS
1941.04.17
Bronstein, David - Botvinnik, Mikhail
19th URS-ch, Moscow URS
1951
Euwe, Max - Botvinnik, Mikhail
Nottingham, Nottingham
1936.08.27
Botvinnik, Mikhail - Savitsky, Leonid
Leningrad-ch, Leningrad
1932
Ilyin Zhenevsky, Alexander - Botvinnik, Mikhail
URS-ch sf, Leningrad
1938
Gligoric, Svetozar - Botvinnik, Mikhail
Chigorin mem, Moscow
1947
Smyslov, Vassily - Botvinnik, Mikhail
World Championship 20th, Moscow
1954
Ragozin, Viacheslav - Botvinnik, Mikhail
Leningrad Master, Leningrad
1930
Mikenas, Vladas - Botvinnik, Mikhail
12th URS-ch, Moscow URS
1940.09.25
Lilienthal, Andor - Botvinnik, Mikhail
13th URS-ch, Moscow URS
1944.05.22
Botvinnik, Mikhail - Lavrentiev, B.
Leningrad-5ch sf, Leningrad
1926
Portisch, Lajos - Botvinnik, Mikhail
Wijk aan Zee I
1969
Rauzer, Vsevolod - Botvinnik, Mikhail
8th URS-ch, Leningrad URS
1933
Yudovich, Mikhail Sr - Botvinnik, Mikhail
Leningrad, Leningrad
1934
Botvinnik, Mikhail - Stahlberg, Gideon
Budapest, Budapest
1952
Korchnoi, Viktor - Botvinnik, Mikhail
22nd URS-ch, Moscow URS
1955.03.11