Anatoly Karpov

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Birth Name: Anatoly Karpov

Occupation: Chess Player

Born In: Russia

Birthdate: May 23, 1951

Age: 72 years old (as of 2024)

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Russian

Sexuality: N/A

Anatoly Karpov was born on the 23rd of May, 1951. He is famous for being a Chess Player. He is known for his legendary rivalry with fellow Russian Grandmaster Garry Kasparov. Anatoly Karpov’s age is 72. Chess Grandmaster from Russia widely considered one of the greatest chess players of all time. He held the title of World Champion from 1975 to 1985.

The 72-year-old chess player was born in Russia. He was a chess prodigy, becoming the youngest-ever Soviet National Master at age fifteen. He is known for his various humanitarian efforts, receiving the Order of Merit in 2006 for his assistance to the victims of the disaster in Chernobyl.

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Anatoly Karpov was born in 1950s. The 1950s is often viewed as "baby boom" and a period of conformity, when young and old alike followed group norms rather than striking out on their own. The 50s were also the beginning of the Space Race, Cold War and the Civil Rights Movement. Discover what happened on this day.

Anatoly Karpov is part of the Baby boomers generation. Also known as "boomers", are the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.

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While we don't know Anatoly Karpov birth time, but we do know his mother gave birth to his on a Wednesday. People born on a Wednesday are generally well-spoken and have an innate talent for improvisation.

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The 72-year-old Russian was born in the Baby Boomers Generation and the Year of the Rabbit


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Anatoly Karpov’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Anatoly Karpov’s parents.

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REAL NAME: Anatoly Karpov
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday

Net Worth

The 72-year-old Russian chess player has done well thus far. Majority of Anatoly’s money comes from being a chess player. CelebsMoney has recently updated Anatoly Karpov’s net worth.



Zodiac Sign: Anatoly Karpov is a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Anatoly Karpov was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: Anatoly Karpov has a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

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Anatoly Karpov’s birth sign is Gemini and he has a ruling planet of Mercury.

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