von Schmidt, Evgeny




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1865  34  2414 (69) 5
1866  28  2449 (63) 21
1867  22  2463 (69) 0
1868  21  2476 (72) 0
1869  21  2489 (72) 8
1870  23  2474 (76) 0
1871  26  2459 (79) 0
1872  30  2444 (80) 0
1873  30  2428 (80) 0
1874  37  2413 (78) 2
1875  43  2408 (77) 0
1876  42  2403 (75) 0
1877  45  2397 (70) 0
1878  49  2392 (63) 6
1879  56  2378 (57) 37

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: von Schmidt, Evgeny Alexandrovich  
   Also known as: Eugen von Schmidt; Dr. E. von Schmidt; E. Schmidt; de Schmidt
Born: 18 July 1821
Died: 30 Nov. 1905
 
Notes:
Bell's Life in London of 18 Sep. 1869 (p.3) has 'E.V. Schmidt', who I presume to be E.A. von Schmidt.
 
References
Books
   Adams, Mikhail Chigorin, page 56, 377
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 232
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 377, 451
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 298
Periodicals
   [BLL], 22 Feb. 1863, page supp.2
   [BLL], no. 2512, 18 Sep. 1869, page 3
   [CPM], vol. 2, no. 7, July 1864, page 211
   [CW], vol. 1, no. 11, Jan. 1866, page 336
   [CW], vol. 2, no. 1, Mar. 1866, page 16
   [Era], vol. 26, no. 1337, 8 May 1864, page 14
   [PDEB], 4 June 1864
Web
   Harding, Tim.  [Tolstoy and his Biographer], page 6
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Rosenthal, S. - von Schmidt, E.A. 1865         (f)     3.5   -   1.5
von Schmidt, E.A. - Minckwitz, J. 1866         (f)     5.5   -   2.5
Drozdov, A.D. - von Schmidt, E.A. 1866         (f)     7   -   6
von Schmidt, E.A. - Amelung, F.L. 1869         (f)     2   -   1
von Schmidt, E.A. - Drozdov, A.D. 1869         (f)     5   -   0
Shumov, I.S. - von Schmidt, E.A. 1874         (f)     1   -   1
Schiffers, E.S. - von Schmidt, E.A. 1879         (f)     5   -   4
Chigorin, M.I. - von Schmidt, E.A. 1879 (1)         (f)     7   -   1
Chigorin, M.I. - von Schmidt, E.A. 1879 (2)         (f)     4   -   2
Chigorin, M.I. - von Schmidt, E.A. 1879 (3)         (f)     3.5   -   0.5
Chigorin, M.I. - von Schmidt, E.A. 1879 (4)         (c)     3   -   3

Tournament data

Moscow 1878     Moscow Tournament     17.5  /  20
  von Schmidt, E.A. - Solovtsov, A.V.     1 - 1    
Saint Petersburg 1879     Saint Petersburg Tournament     0  /  4


Player information updated: 5 Sept. 2020