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Viktor Korchnoi (Viktor Lvovich Korchnoi) was born on 23 March, 1931 in Leningrad, RSFSR, USSR [now Saint Petersburg, Russia], is an Actor. Discover Viktor Korchnoi's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of Viktor Korchnoi networth?

Popular As Viktor Lvovich Korchnoi
Occupation actor
Age 85 years old
Zodiac Sign Aries
Born 23 March 1931
Birthday 23 March
Birthplace Leningrad, RSFSR, USSR [now Saint Petersburg, Russia]
Date of death 6 June, 2016
Died Place Wohlen, Aargau, Switzerland
Nationality Russia]

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Viktor Korchnoi Height, Weight & Measurements

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Who Is Viktor Korchnoi's Wife?

His wife is Petra Leeuwerik (21 May 1991 - 6 June 2016) ( his death), Bella (? - ?) ( divorced) ( 1 child)

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Wife Petra Leeuwerik (21 May 1991 - 6 June 2016) ( his death), Bella (? - ?) ( divorced) ( 1 child)
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Viktor Korchnoi Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Viktor Korchnoi worth at the age of 85 years old? Viktor Korchnoi’s income source is mostly from being a successful Actor. He is from Russia]. We have estimated Viktor Korchnoi's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2021 $1 Million - $5 Million
Salary in 2020 Under Review
Net Worth in 2019 Pending
Salary in 2019 Under Review
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Source of Income Actor

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(2018). He was married to Petra Leeuwerik and Bella.


Soviet chess Grand Master, he defected from the Soviet Union in 1976 and later became a Swiss citizen. He is considered the greatest chess player who never won the ultimate title.


He was an actor, known for Grossmeyster (1973), Vremya lyubit i vremya nenavidet (1994) and Closing Gambit - 1978 Korchnoi versus Karpov and the Kremlin.


He was a chess grandmaster, considered one of the best players never to become world champion. He was a four-time USSR champion, and ranked number one in the world in 1965. In 1976, he sought political asylum in the Netherlands after a tournament there. He progressed to the World Championship final in 1978 and 1981, but lost to Anatoly Karpov both times. He was the oldest active grandmaster in international tournaments for many years, and won the World Senior Chess Championship in 2006.


Viktor Korchnoi was born on March 23, 1931 in Leningrad, RSFSR, USSR as Viktor Lvovich Korchnoi.