Amon Simutowe

Amon Simutowe was born on January 6, 1982 in Zambia. Zambian chess player who became the first ever Grandmaster from sub-Saharan Africa in 2007.
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🎂 Amon Simutowe - Age, Bio, Faces and Birthday

Currently, Amon Simutowe is 42 years, 6 months and 10 days old. Amon Simutowe will celebrate 43rd birthday on a Monday 6th of January 2025. Below we countdown to Amon Simutowe upcoming birthday.

Popular As Amon Simutowe
Occupation Chess Player
Age 42 years old
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Born January 6, 1982 (Zambia)
Birthday January 6
Town/City Zambia
Nationality Zambia

🌙 Zodiac

Amon Simutowe’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

Amon Simutowe was born in the Year of the Dog. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Dog are loyal, faithful, honest, distrustful, often guilty of telling white lies, temperamental, prone to mood swings, dogmatic, and sensitive. Dogs excel in business but have trouble finding mates. Compatible with Tiger or Horse.


Zambian chess player who became the first ever Grandmaster from sub-Saharan Africa in 2007.

Before Fame

As a young player he was nicknamed Pawn because of his size.


He is the third ever black chess Grandmaster and in 2009 he won the South African Open.

Family Life

His mother died shortly before his second birthday.

Associated With

He and Alejandro Ramirez represent the non-European chess world with pride and skill.

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