Viswanathan Anand Indian chess grandmaster and former World Chess Champion

Viswanathan Anand is a 52 years old Indian chess grandmaster and former World Chess Champion from Chennai, Tamil Nadu. He was born on December 11, 1969 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu as Anand Viswanathan. His nickname is விசுவநாதன் ஆனந்த்.



Viswanathan Vishy Anand is an Indian chess Grandmaster and former World Chess Champion. Anand has won the World Chess Championship five times and was the undisputed World Champion from 2007 to 2013. Anand was the FIDE World Rapid Chess Champion in 2003 and is widely considered the strongest rapid player of his generation. Anand became India's first grandmaster in 1988.
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His real name:
Birth name of Viswanathan Anand is Anand Viswanathan

Viswanathan Anand net worth

He has a net worth of 3 million dollars.

Awards (10)

Awarded Chess Oscar in 2003 , awarded Padma Bhushan in 2001 , awarded World Chess Championship in 2000 , awarded Padma Vibhushan in 2007 , awarded Order of Friendship ,


He graduated from Loyola College, Don Bosco Matriculation Higher Secondary School and University Of Madras

Game & Races (16)

Name Age at that time
26th Chess Olympiad -
27th Chess Olympiad -
World Chess Championship 2007 -
World Chess Championship 2010 -
World Chess Championship 2013 -
World Chess Championship 2008 -
29th Chess Olympiad -
World Chess Championship 2012 -
Classical World Chess Championship 1995 -
30th Chess Olympiad -
28th Chess Olympiad -
Candidates Tournament 2014 -
37th Chess Olympiad -
World Chess Championship 2014 -
36th Chess Olympiad -
43rd Chess Olympiad -
What is Viswanathan's zodiac sign?

Viswanathan Anand zodiac sign is sagittarius.

Where does He lives?

He is living in Chennai.

When is Anand's next birthday?

Viswanathan Anand was born on the , which was a Thursday. He will be turning 53 in only 75 days from today (27 September, 2022).

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