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Nona Gaprindashvili

1941 - Today

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Nona Gaprindashvili (Georgian: ნონა გაფრინდაშვილი; born 3 May 1941) is a Georgian chess player, and the first woman to be awarded the FIDE title Grandmaster, which occurred in 1978. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nona Gaprindashvili has received more than 267,159 page views. Her biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 41 in 2019). Nona Gaprindashvili is the 31st most popular chess player (down from 29th in 2019), the 39th most popular biography from Georgia (down from 33rd in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Georgian Chess Player.

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Among CHESS PLAYERS

Among chess players, Nona Gaprindashvili ranks 31 out of 376Before her are Miguel Najdorf, Johannes Zukertort, Akiba Rubinstein, Bent Larsen, Mikhail Chigorin, and Judit Polgár. After her are Efim Bogoljubov, Frank Marshall, Savielly Tartakower, Howard Staunton, Luis Ramírez de Lucena, and Giovanni Leonardo Di Bona.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1941, Nona Gaprindashvili ranks 109Before her are Hage Geingob, Alfred G. Gilman, Martha Stewart, Florinda Bolkan, Robert Wilson, and Ole Nydahl. After her are Abdelkader Bensalah, Sérgio Mendes, Beau Bridges, Karl Barry Sharpless, David Hemmings, and Barbet Schroeder.

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In Georgia

Among people born in Georgia, Nona Gaprindashvili ranks 39 out of 292Before her are Rashid Behbudov (1915), Otar Iosseliani (1934), Bagrat III of Georgia (960), Mikheil Saakashvili (1967), Ilia Chavchavadze (1837), and George III of Georgia (1200). After her are Tengiz Abuladze (1924), Rouben Mamoulian (1897), Mikhail Kalatozov (1903), Bezmiâlem Sultan (1807), Heraclius II of Georgia (1720), and Theodora of Trebizond (1253).

Among CHESS PLAYERS In Georgia

Among chess players born in Georgia, Nona Gaprindashvili ranks 2Before her are Tigran Petrosian (1929). After her are Genrikh Kasparyan (1910), Nana Alexandria (1949), Maia Chiburdanidze (1961), Nana Ioseliani (1962), Zurab Azmaiparashvili (1960), Sergei Movsesian (1978), Nana Dzagnidze (1987), Salome Melia (1987), Bela Khotenashvili (1988), and Sopiko Guramishvili (1991).