Tõnu Õim

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Tõnu Õim
Country Estonia
Born (1941-06-16) 16 June 1941 (age 73)
Tallinn, Estonia
Title ICCF Grandmaster (1981)
ICCF World Champion 1977–83
1994–99

Tõnu Õim (born 16 June 1941 in Tallinn) is an Estonian grandmaster of correspondence chess, most famous for being the first to have won the ICCF World Championship in correspondence chess twice, in 1983 and 1999.

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Preceded by
Jørn Sloth
World Correspondence Chess Champion
1977–1983
Succeeded by
Victor Palciauskas
Preceded by
Mikhail Umansky
World Correspondence Chess Champion
1994–1999
Succeeded by
Gert Jan Timmerman