Berger, Johann




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  19  2495 (94) 26
1871  18  2503 (93) 0
1872  17  2511 (91) 0
1873  16  2519 (87) 0
1874  15  2527 (83) 0
1875  14  2535 (77) 18
1876  13  2526 (77) 0
1877  13  2516 (75) 0
1878  15  2507 (71) 0
1879  17  2498 (64) 0
1880  20  2488 (53) 7
1881  21  2497 (46) 17
1882  18  2511 (49) 0
1883  18  2526 (44) 17
1884  24  2521 (48) 0
1885  23  2516 (43) 17
1886  17  2530 (47) 0
1887  15  2544 (41) 20
1888  19  2526 (47) 0
1889  25  2509 (43) 17
1890  25  2493 (50) 6
1891  27  2490 (57) 0
1892  29  2488 (59) 0
1893  34  2486 (56) 0
1894  35  2483 (48) 16
1895  32  2489 (53) 0
1896  28  2495 (52) 7
1897  29  2495 (53) 0
1898  26  2495 (46) 15
1899  24  2488 (51) 0
1900  27  2481 (47) 15
1901  25  2483 (55) 0
1902  29  2484 (57) 0
1903  29  2486 (54) 0
1904  28  2488 (45) 12
1905  29  2486 (41) 15
1906  38  2454 (43) 3
1907  44  2452 (36) 33
1908  49  2433 (43) 19

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Berger, Johann Nepomuk  
Born: 11 Apr. 1845
Died: 17 Oct. 1933
 
Notes:
The Era of 5 Feb. 1871 (p.4) has 'I. Berger'.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 300
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachturniere, page 248
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 74
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 319
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 33
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 27
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 168, 571
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 29
   Minckwitz, Neunte Rheinische Schachcongress, page 4
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 25
   van Winsen, James Mason in America, page 127
   Zavatarelli, Ignatz Kolisch, page 290
Periodicals
   [CPM], vol. 2, no. 12, Dec. 1866, page 384
   [Era], vol. 33, no. 1689, 5 Feb. 1871, page 4
   [SoT], 24 Dec. 1870
   [Sph], vol. 1, no. 20, 1 Feb. 1866, page 320
   [Sph], vol. 2, no. 1, 15 May 1866, page 7
   [TFF], 2 June 1871
Web
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dal 1900 al 1944]

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

Berger, J.N. - Wittek, A. 1875         (f)     14   -   4
Lipke, P. - Berger, J.N. 1896         (f)     3.5   -   3.5

Tournament data

Graz 1870     1st Austrian Chess Federation (?) Congress     24.5  /  26
Graz 1880     Graz Tournament     3  /  7
Berlin 1881 (1)     2nd German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     9  /  17
Nuremberg 1883 (5)     3rd German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     10.5  /  17
Hamburg 1885 (6)     4th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     8  /  17
Frankfurt 1887 (4)     5th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     12  /  20
Breslau 1889 (3)     6th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     8.5  /  17
Graz 1890     Graz Tournament     2.5  /  6
Leipzig 1894 (1)     9th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     8  /  16
Cologne 1898 (2)     11th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     8  /  15
Munich 1900 (1)     12th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     7.5  /  15
Coburg 1904 (1)     14th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     6.5  /  12
Barmen 1905 (1)     Barmen Tournament - Meisterturnier A     8  /  15
Nuremberg 1906 (1)     15th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     0.5  /  3
Vienna 1907     1st Trebitsch Memorial Tournament     6.5  /  13
Carlsbad 1907     Carlsbad Tournament     7.5  /  20
Vienna 1908     Vienna Tournament     7  /  19


Player information updated: 6 Mar. 2021