Alexander Khalifman

Alexander Khalifman was born on January 18, 1966 in Russia. Russian chess Grandmaster who was the World Chess Champion in 1999.
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Popular As Alexander Khalifman
Occupation Chess Player
Age 54 years old
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Born January 18, 1966 (Russia)
Birthday January 18
Town/City Russia
Nationality Russia

🌙 Zodiac

Alexander Khalifman’s zodiac sign is Capricorn. According to astrologers, Capricorn is a sign that represents time and responsibility, and its representatives are traditional and often very serious by nature. These individuals possess an inner state of independence that enables significant progress both in their personal and professional lives. They are masters of self-control and have the ability to lead the way, make solid and realistic plans, and manage many people who work for them at any time. They will learn from their mistakes and get to the top based solely on their experience and expertise.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Alexander Khalifman was born in the Year of the Horse. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Horse love to roam free. They’re energetic, self-reliant, money-wise, and they enjoy traveling, love and intimacy. They’re great at seducing, sharp-witted, impatient and sometimes seen as a drifter. Compatible with Dog or Tiger.


Russian chess Grandmaster who was the World Chess Champion in 1999.

Before Fame

His father taught him to play chess when he was six years old.


He runs a chess academy in St. Petersburg, Russia called "The Grandmaster Chess School" where he trains players worldwide following the motto: "chess = intellect + character".

Family Life

He comes from a Jewish family and was raised in the Soviet Union.

Associated With

He has played against fellow Russian Vladimir Kramnik.

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