Factor, Samuel




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1920  39  2453 (51) 14
1921  38  2458 (45) 22
1922  38  2463 (48) 11
1923  49  2447 (48) 11
1924  51  2440 (47) 15
1925  46  2438 (47) 13
1926  54  2427 (45) 13
1927  77  2397 (47) 8
1928  66  2405 (46) 26

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Factor, Samuel D.  
Born: 22 Sep. 1892
Died: 11 Jan. 1949
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 304
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1921-1930, page 322
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 113
   Hilbert, Essays in American Chess History, page 167
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 71

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

Factor, S.D. - van Gelder, G.J. 1920         (f)     4   -   2
Factor, S.D. - Olland, A.G. 1920         (f)     3.5   -   1.5

Tournament data

Rotterdam 1920     Rotterdam Tournament     1.5  /  3
Atlantic City 1921 (1)     8th American Chess Congress - Open Masters Tournament     6  /  11
Cleveland 1921     22nd Western Chess Association Tournament     9  /  11
Louisville 1922     23rd Western Chess Association Tournament     9.5  /  11
San Francisco 1923     24th Western Chess Association Tournament     8  /  11
Detroit 1924     25th Western Chess Association Tournament     10.5  /  15
Cedar Point 1925     26th Western Chess Association Tournament     11  /  13
Chicago 1926     27th Western Chess Association Tournament - Master Tournament     6.5  /  12
London, England and Chicago 1926     London - Chicago Telegraphic Match    
  Factor, S.D. - Sergeant, E.G.     0.5 - 0.5    
Kalamazoo 1927     1st National Chess Federation Congress     3  /  8
Chicago 1928     Chicago City Championship     6.5  /  8
The Hague 1928 (2)     2nd Olympiad     6.5  /  11
Bradley Beach 1928     Bradley Beach Tournament     3.5  /  7


Player information updated: 15 Jan. 2020