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József Pintér

Full name József Pintér
Country Hungary
Born November 9, 1953
Budapest, Hungary
Title Grandmaster
Peak rating 2595

József Pintér (born 9 November 1953 in Budapest) is a Hungarian chess Grandmaster and chess writer. He won the Hungarian Chess Championship in 1978 and 1979. Pinter gained his grandmaster title in 1982. He is well known for a 1984 brilliancy against his compatriot Lajos Portisch in that year's Hungarian Championship.