Selection out of more than 100 studies composed by

Vladimir Pachman

(Czechoslovakia, 16.04.1918 - 8.8.1984)

GrandMaster of the FIDE in chess composition.

Title awarded in 1976.

He is Grandmaster of the FIDE for chess composition since 1976.

He is Internation master of the FIDE for chess composition since 1960.

He is International Judge of the FIDE for chess compositions since 1956.


The following information is found at ComposerBlogspot where there is more:

Vladimir Pachman is the brother of o.t.b. GM Ludek Pachman

and the great-nephew of Bohemian composer Josef Cumpe (1868-1943).

Vladimir composed about 1200 problems and studies, most of his problems in 3 or more moves.

He was granted the title of International Judge upon the creation of the title in 1956.

He edited the problems columns in "Ceskolovensky Sach" and wrote many books and articles. 


More information can also be found on German Wikipedia and there is an article in EG 61 (1980) of him.


(All his studies, more exact dates, possible corrections or cooks and exact details about sources can be found in the

Harold van der Heijden database V (31-12-2015) ).