|Full name||Horst Robert Rittner|
July 16, 1930 |
Breslau, Germany (today Wrocław, Poland)
|Title||ICCF Gradmaster (1961)|
|ICCF World Champion||1968–71|
Horst Robert Rittner (born July 16, 1930 in Breslau [formerly part of Germany but today in Poland, named Wrocław]) is a German correspondence chess Grandmaster. He is most famous for being the sixth ICCF World Champion between 1968 and 1971. He also edited the German magazine Schach.
- Hooper, David; Whyld, Kenneth (1996) [First pub. 1992]. The Oxford Companion to Chess (2nd ed.). Oxford University Press. p. 342. ISBN 0-19-280049-3.
|World Correspondence Chess Champion
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