Berger, Johann




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  19  2497 (94) 26
1871  18  2505 (93) 0
1872  17  2513 (91) 0
1873  17  2521 (87) 0
1874  14  2529 (83) 0
1875  12  2536 (76) 18
1876  12  2527 (77) 0
1877  13  2517 (75) 0
1878  14  2507 (71) 0
1879  16  2498 (64) 0
1880  18  2488 (53) 7
1881  19  2496 (46) 17
1882  17  2510 (49) 0
1883  17  2524 (44) 17
1884  24  2518 (48) 0
1885  24  2512 (43) 17
1886  19  2525 (47) 0
1887  14  2537 (41) 20
1888  21  2519 (47) 0
1889  26  2501 (43) 17
1890  26  2485 (50) 6
1891  27  2483 (57) 0
1892  28  2480 (59) 0
1893  33  2477 (56) 0
1894  35  2475 (48) 16
1895  31  2480 (53) 0
1896  27  2486 (52) 7
1897  30  2486 (53) 0
1898  26  2485 (46) 15
1899  23  2478 (51) 0
1900  23  2471 (47) 15
1901  25  2473 (55) 0
1902  26  2475 (57) 0
1903  29  2477 (54) 0
1904  27  2479 (45) 12
1905  29  2478 (41) 15
1906  39  2445 (43) 3
1907  44  2443 (36) 33
1908  49  2424 (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
   Barcza, Magyar Sakktörténet, Vol.1, page 167
   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
   Goldman, Carl Schlechter!, page 523
   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: 19 Aug. 2022