- 12th Chess Olympiad
Chess Olympiad, organized by the FIDE and comprising an open [ Although commonly referred to as the "men's division", this section is open to both maleand femaleplayers. ] and women's tournament, as well as several events designed to promote the game of chess, took place between August 31and September 25 1956, in Moscow, Soviet Union.
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