David Friedgood (born 11 July 1946 in Cape Town) is a South African–British chess master.
He won South African Chess Championship in 1967, 1971 and 1973. He shared 7th at Caorle 1972 (zonal).
Friedgood represented South Africa in Chess Olympiads at Tel Aviv 1964, Lugano 1968, Siegen 1970, and Nice 1974. He won individual gold medal on fourth board at Tel Aviv 1964 (final D).
He played with John Nunn and Jonathan Mestel for United Kingdom in the 28th World Chess Solving Championship at Halkidiki 2004, and won team silver medal.