Lyudmila Rudenko

1904 - 1986

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Lyudmila Vladimirovna Rudenko (Russian: Людми́ла Влади́мировна Руде́нко, Ukrainian: Людмила Володимирівна Руденко; 27 July 1904 – 4 March 1986) was a Soviet chess player and the second women's world chess champion, from 1950 until 1953.She was awarded the FIDE titles of International Master (IM) and Woman International Master (WIM) in 1950, and Woman Grandmaster (WGM) in 1976. She was the first woman awarded the International Master title. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lyudmila Rudenko has received more than 379,155 page views. Her biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Lyudmila Rudenko is the 42nd most popular chess player (up from 52nd in 2019), the 235th most popular biography from Ukraine (up from 272nd in 2019) and the 4th most popular Ukrainian Chess Player.

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Among chess players, Lyudmila Rudenko ranks 42 out of 376Before her are Luis Ramírez de Lucena, Giovanni Leonardo Di Bona, Louis-Charles Mahé de La Bourdonnais, Andor Lilienthal, Salo Flohr, and László Szabó. After her are Gioachino Greco, Svetozar Gligorić, Géza Maróczy, Lajos Portisch, Pedro Damiano, and Legall de Kermeur.

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Among people born in 1904, Lyudmila Rudenko ranks 90Before her are Felix Nussbaum, Hans Hartung, José Antonio Aguirre, Emilio Fernández, Valery Chkalov, and Tadao Takayama. After her are Heinz Jost, Giuseppe Terragni, Christopher Isherwood, Oskar R. Lange, Jacques Tourneur, and Max Mallowan. Among people deceased in 1986, Lyudmila Rudenko ranks 73Before her are Hermann Gmeiner, Maurice Duruflé, Mart Stam, Gia Carangi, Ferdinand Daučík, and Emilio Fernández. After her are Ellison Onizuka, Bernard Malamud, Christa McAuliffe, Michael J. Smith, Elio de Angelis, and Omar Ali Saifuddien III.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Lyudmila Rudenko ranks 235 out of 913Before her are Maya Deren (1917), Mustafa Dzhemilev (1943), Isaak Brodsky (1883), Igor II of Kiev (1100), Henryk Siemiradzki (1843), and Jarosław Dąbrowski (1836). After her are Valentina Matviyenko (1949), Tadeusz Borowski (1922), Michael of Chernigov (1185), Mstislav II of Kiev (1200), Muhammad Asad (1900), and Volodymyr Zelensky (1978).

Among CHESS PLAYERS In Ukraine

Among chess players born in Ukraine, Lyudmila Rudenko ranks 4Before her are David Bronstein (1924), Efim Bogoljubov (1889), and Salo Flohr (1908). After her are Mark Taimanov (1926), Isaac Boleslavsky (1919), Ossip Bernstein (1882), Georg Marco (1863), Leonid Stein (1934), Alexander Beliavsky (1953), Boris Verlinsky (1888), and Eduard Gufeld (1936).