Schwarz, Adolf




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1864  50  2370 (93) 5
1865  53  2373 (93) 0
1866  55  2376 (93) 0
1867  54  2379 (91) 0
1868  55  2382 (88) 0
1869  52  2384 (84) 0
1870  50  2387 (78) 0
1871  48  2390 (71) 0
1872  46  2393 (61) 0
1873  42  2396 (47) 30
1874  39  2411 (52) 0
1875  35  2426 (48) 20
1876  33  2449 (53) 0
1877  25  2473 (51) 0
1878  21  2496 (42) 28
1879  13  2516 (40) 17
1880  2558 (36) 41
1881  16  2526 (44) 0
1882  24  2495 (38) 38
1883  37  2485 (55) 0
1884  38  2476 (66) 0
1885  41  2466 (74) 0
1886  42  2457 (79) 0
1887  48  2447 (83) 0
1888  51  2438 (85) 0
1889  56  2428 (86) 0
1890  68  2419 (86) 0
1891  72  2409 (85) 0
1892  70  2400 (82) 0
1893  76  2391 (77) 0
1894  81  2381 (71) 0
1895  91  2372 (62) 0
1896  94  2362 (49) 14
1897  99  2350 (48) 4
1898  116  2331 (43) 24
1899  122  2331 (50) 0
1900  124  2331 (49) 10
1901  114  2344 (52) 11
1902  115  2345 (56) 10
1903  119  2341 (67) 0
1904  130  2337 (74) 0
1905  143  2334 (78) 0
1906  147  2330 (81) 0
1907  149  2326 (82) 0
1908  161  2322 (82) 0
1909  176  2318 (80) 12

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Schwarz, Adolf  
Born: 31 Oct. 1836
Died: 25 Oct. 1910
 
Notes:
Gaige has another Adolf Schwarz born around 1863. The Chess Player's Chronicle of Apr. 1874 (p.55) has 'Adolph Schwartz'. Gaige has date of death as 25-10-1910; Barcza has 27-10-1910.
 
References
Books
   Barcza, Magyar Sakktörténet, Vol.1, page 151, 223, 80+
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 316
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachturniere, page 286
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 94
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 382
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 96, 580
   Harding, Steinitz in London, page 214
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 301
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 123
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 242
   Urcan, Chess Fathering a Nation, page 6
Periodicals
   [CPC], vol. 4, no. 2, Apr. 1874, page 55
   [ILN], vol. 70, no. 1967, 24 Mar. 1877, page 287
   [ILN], vol. 70, no. 1975, 19 May 1877, page 479
   [ILN], vol. 71, no. 2001, 17 Nov. 1877, page 487
   [Sph], vol. 1, no. 15, 15 Nov. 1865, page 233
   [WP], vol. 6, no. 4, 1 Aug. 1873, page 66
   [WSZ], vol. 4, no. 12, Dec. 1901, page 222
Web
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]

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

Discart, F.F. - Schwarz, A. 1864         (c)     2.5   -   2.5
Schwarz, A. - Minckwitz, J. 1878         (f)     5   -   4
Schwarz, A. - Meitner, P. 1878         (f)     3.5   -   6.5
Paulsen, L. - Schwarz, A. 1879         (f)     5   -   2
Schwarz, A. - Winawer, S.A. 1880         (f)     3   -   1
Schwarz, A. - Albin, A. 1897         (f)     2.5   -   1.5

Tournament data

Vienna 1873     Vienna International Tournament     10.5  /  30
Vienna 1875 (1)     Wiener Schachclub Winter Tournament     18.5  /  24
Vienna 1875 (2)     Vienna Championship     1.5  /  6
Frankfurt 1878     12th West German Chess Congress     7.5  /  9
Leipzig 1879     1st German Chess Federation Tournament     6  /  10
Wiesbaden 1880 (1)     Wiesbaden Meisterturnier     11  /  15
Braunschweig 1880 (1)     13th West German Chess Congress - Meisterturnier     6  /  9
  Schwarz, A. - Wemmers, C.     1 - 0    
  Schwarz, A. - Minckwitz, J.     1 - 0    
Graz 1880     Graz Tournament     4.5  /  7
  Schwarz, A. - Minckwitz, J.     1 - 1    
  Schwarz, A. - Weiss, M.     1.5 - 0.5    
Vienna 1882 (1)     Vienna Chess Club Tournament     5  /  9
Vienna 1882 (2)     Vienna International Tournament     11  /  29
Vienna 1896 (4)     Vienna Tournament     6.5  /  14
Vienna 1898 (2)     Vienna Chess Club Tournament     6  /  16
Vienna 1898 (3)     Kaiser Jubiläumsturnier     0.5  /  8
Vienna 1900 (1)     2nd Kolisch Memorial Tournament     3.5  /  11
Vienna 1901     Vienna Chess Club Winter Tourney - Amateur Group     9  /  11
Vienna 1902 (1)     Vienna Amateur Tourney     6.5  /  10
Vienna 1909 (1)     Vienna Amateur Tournament     9.5  /  12


Player information updated: 6 May 2022