Tigran Petrosian (Chess Player) Death – Age of Death and Cause of Death

Tigran Petrosian Death

The chess player Tigran Petrosian passed away at age 55, too young.

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Soviet chess master who was the World Chess Champion from 1963 to 1969.

He began formal chess training when he was 12 years old.

He won the Soviet Championship four times (1959, 1961, 1969, and 1975) and a 2004 study recognized him as the all time hardest player to beat.

How did Tigran Petrosian die?

Petrosian died of stomach cancer on 13 August 1984, in Moscow and is buried in the Moscow Armenian Cemetery.

Information about the death of Tigran Petrosian
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death55 years
ProfessionChess Player
BirthdayJune 17, 1929
Death dateAugust 13, 1984
Place of deathMoscow, Russia
Place of burialN/A