Alexei Stepanovich Suetin (1926-2001) was a Russian Grandmaster (1965) and author. He played in 10 USSR championships, placing 4th in 1963 and 1965. He won the World Senior Championship in 1996. He died of a heart attack after returning home from the Russian Seniors Championship. In 1961, he was awarded the International Master title. In 1965 he was awarded the Grandmaster title.