Svetozar Gligoric[ edit ]

Svetozar Gligorić (Светозар Глигорић) (born February 2 1923) is a chess grandmaster.

He was born in Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro.

He was awarded the chess International Master (IM) title in 1950 and the Grandmaster (GM) title in 1951. He was a World Chess Championship Candidate in 1953, 1959 and 1968.

He was also Yugoslav champion in 1947 (joint), 1948 (joint), 1949, 1950, 1956, 1957, 1958 (joint), 1959, 1960, 1962, 1965 and 1971.


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