Schmidt, Louis




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1893  152  2304 (59) 13
1894  153  2303 (60) 1
1895  142  2313 (59) 5
1896  140  2315 (60) 0
1897  132  2317 (57) 1
1898  129  2321 (51) 3
1899  119  2334 (40) 27
1900  115  2343 (45) 9
1901  105  2355 (49) 16

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Schmidt, Louis  
   Also known as: Louis Schmidt Jr.
Born: 11 Oct. 1855
Died: 10 June 1938
 
Notes:
Urcan gives date of birth as 1856. Gaige gives date of birth as 11-10-1855.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 377
   Hilbert, Napier, page 66
   Hilbert, Writings in Chess History, page 18
   Hilbert, Young Marshall, page 118
   Urcan, Adolf Albin in America, page 47, 59
Web
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]

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

Showalter, Ms. N.L. - Schmidt, L. 1894         (c)     1   -   0
Janowsky, D.M. - Schmidt, L. 1899         (f)     1   -   0
Lasker, Em. - Schmidt, L. 1901         (f)     0   -   1

Tournament data

New York 1893 (13)     New York Tournament     5  /  13
New York 1895 (2)     Brooklyn - Manhattan Club Match    
  Schmidt, L. - Richardson, P.     0 - 1    
New York 1895 (4)     Manhattan - Staten Island Club Match    
  Schmidt, L. - Siemer, H.     1 - 0    
New York 1895 (6)     Manhattan Team Match    
  Schmidt, L. - Cohn, L.     1 - 0    
New York 1895 (11)     Manhattan - Newark Club Match    
  Schmidt, L. - Nadler, F.     1 - 0    
New York 1895 (14)     Manhattan - Metropolitan Club Match    
  Schmidt, L. - Sobernheim, E.     0.5 - 0.5    
Philadelphia and New York 1895     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Telegraphic Match    
  Schmidt, L. - Robinson, D.S.     1 - 0    
Philadelphia and New York 1897     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Telegraphic Match    
  Schmidt, L. - Voigt, H.G.     0.5 - 0.5    
New York 1898 (1)     20th New York State Chess Association Midwinter Meeting - Championship     1  /  3
New York 1899 (1)     Manhattan Club Championship     8  /  18
Philadelphia 1899 (2)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Schmidt, L. - Martinez, C.S.     1 - 0    
New York 1899 (3)     Manhattan Club Championship     3.5  /  10
New York 1900 (3)     Manhattan Club Masters Tournament     4.5  /  8
New York 1900 (4)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Schmidt, L. - Bampton, S.W.     0 - 1    
New York 1901 (2)     Manhattan Club Championship     4  /  7
Philadelphia 1901 (3)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Schmidt, L. - Reichhelm, G.C.     1 - 0    
New York 1901 (5)     Manhattan Club Championship     2  /  7


Player information updated: 5 May 2020