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Sonja Graf

1908 - 1965

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Susanna "Sonja" Graf (December 16, 1908 – March 6, 1965) was a German and American chess player. She was a women's world championship runner-up and a two-time U.S. women's champion. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sonja Graf has received more than 44,113 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Sonja Graf is the 140th most popular chess player (down from 125th in 2019), the 4,179th most popular biography from Germany (down from 3,644th in 2019) and the 9th most popular German Chess Player.

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Among chess players, Sonja Graf ranks 140 out of 374Before her are Esteban Canal, Lubomir Kavalek, Aleksandar Matanović, Henry Bird, Jackson Showalter, and Arturo Pomar. After her are Zoltán Ribli, Hermann Pilnik, Vladas Mikėnas, István Bilek, Clarice Benini, and Vladimir Bagirov.

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Among people born in 1908, Sonja Graf ranks 274Before her are Eberardo Villalobos, Enrique Peralta Azurdia, Rostislav Plyatt, Eve Arden, Gustavo Marzi, and William McMahon. After her are Franz Cisar, Nicolás Lindley López, Alejandro Villanueva, Tauno Palo, Hu Die, and Antonio Pesenti. Among people deceased in 1965, Sonja Graf ranks 147Before her are Francisco Garza Gutiérrez, Myra Hess, Jacques Audiberti, Othmar Ammann, Teodor Koskenniemi, and Mikheil Tsereteli. After her are Arnold Luhaäär, Reino Kuuskoski, Albert Gutterson, Emma Asson, Lars Hanson, and Constance Bennett.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Sonja Graf ranks 4,179 out of 6,142Before her are Uwe Barschel (1944), Corona Schröter (1751), Niklas Süle (1995), Ursula Franklin (1921), Ursula Karven (1964), and Heidemarie Wieczorek-Zeul (1942). After her are Bernd Bransch (1944), Aleida Assmann (1947), Konrad Frey (1909), Maria Schrader (1965), Markus Grosskopf (1965), and Wilferd Madelung (1930).

Among CHESS PLAYERS In Germany

Among chess players born in Germany, Sonja Graf ranks 9Before her are Robert Hübner (1948), Jacques Mieses (1865), Jean Dufresne (1829), Tassilo von Heydebrand und der Lasa (1818), Wolfgang Uhlmann (1935), and Wolfgang Unzicker (1925). After her are Hermann Pilnik (1914), Bernhard Horwitz (1807), Carl Mayet (1810), Boris Gulko (1947), Natalia Zhukova (1979), and Elisabeth Pähtz (1985).