Michelsen, Einar




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1903  337  2186 (80) 6
1904  329  2202 (74) 0
1905  312  2218 (66) 0
1906  292  2234 (55) 8
1907  179  2302 (48) 18
1908  166  2311 (48) 15
1909  173  2316 (55) 0
1910  165  2320 (56) 0
1911  173  2325 (50) 12
1912  201  2300 (48) 10
1913  228  2282 (45) 17
1914  222  2279 (47) 0
1915  214  2275 (40) 43
1916  251  2251 (53) 0
1917  294  2227 (59) 0
1918  348  2203 (61) 5
1919  366  2196 (64) 0
1920  410  2189 (65) 9
1921  409  2199 (72) 0
1922  378  2210 (77) 0
1923  391  2221 (81) 0
1924  379  2231 (82) 0
1925  360  2242 (82) 0
1926  352  2253 (81) 0
1927  341  2263 (78) 0
1928  325  2274 (74) 0
1929  296  2285 (67) 0
1930  276  2295 (57) 15
1931  342  2276 (59) 0
1932  397  2256 (56) 7
1933  485  2229 (58) 13

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Michelsen, Einar  
Born: 16 Apr. 1885
Died: 15 May 1952
 
Notes:
Hilbert (p.305) and Hooper and Brandreth (p.144) have 'E. Michelson', but Hooper and Brandreth also have 'E. Michelsen' (p.149).
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 311
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1931-1935, page 394
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 281
   Hilbert, Writings in Chess History, page 305
   Hooper and Brandreth, Unknown Capablanca, page 144, 149
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 176
   Woodger, Reuben Fine, page 352
Periodicals
   [SLGD], 1 Sep. 1912, page 40
Web
   [Early Life of Einar Michelsen, Part 1]
   [Early Life of Einar Michelsen, Part 2]

Tournament data

Kristiania 1903 (1)     Nordic Chess Federation - 2nd Class Tournament     3.5  /  6
Chicago 1906 (1)     7th Western Chess Association Tournament - Section 1     2  /  8
Excelsior 1907     8th Western Chess Association Tournament (8th USA Open)     14.5  /  18
Excelsior 1908 (2)     9th Western Chess Association Tournament - Preliminary Section B     4  /  5
Excelsior 1908 (4)     9th Western Chess Association Tournament - Final     5.5  /  10
Excelsior 1911     12th Western Chess Association Tournament     11  /  13
Excelsior 1912     13th Western Chess Association Tournament     7  /  10
Chicago 1913     14th Western Chess Association Tournament     11  /  17
New York 1915 (5)     New York State Chess Association Tournament    
  Michelsen, E. - Lasker, Ed.     0 - 1    
  Michelsen, E. - Bernstein, J.     1 - 0    
  Michelsen, E. - Simonson, E.     0 - 1    
New York 1915 (6)     Progressive Club Championship     8  /  12
New York 1915 (7)     New York Tournament     2  /  14
New York 1915 (8)     Metropolitan Chess League Individual Championship     9  /  15
New York 1918 (4)     New York State Chess Association - Section I     1  /  5
New York 1920 (2)     Rice Progressive Chess Club Championship     4  /  9
Chicago 1930 (1)     31st Western Chess Association Tournament     5.5  /  8
Chicago 1930 (2)     Chicago City Championship     6  /  7
Chicago 1932     Chicago Championship     4  /  7
Detroit 1933     34th Western Chess Association Championship     4.5  /  13


Player information updated: 3 Jun. 2023