Lasker, Berthold




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1881  10  2561 (66) 11
1882  11  2551 (65) 0
1883  12  2542 (60) 13
1884  16  2531 (65) 0
1885  23  2520 (67) 0
1886  23  2509 (66) 0
1887  27  2498 (61) 8
1888  24  2514 (63) 0
1889  16  2529 (62) 0
1890  11  2545 (57) 7
1891  14  2533 (58) 0
1892  16  2521 (55) 13
1893  17  2517 (65) 0
1894  21  2513 (71) 0
1895  25  2508 (75) 0
1896  23  2504 (77) 0
1897  22  2500 (78) 0
1898  21  2496 (76) 0
1899  19  2492 (73) 4
1900  19  2481 (75) 0
1901  28  2470 (75) 0
1902  33  2459 (74) 7
1903  38  2451 (82) 0
1904  42  2444 (89) 0
1905  50  2436 (95) 1
1906  55  2424 (101) 0
1907  56  2413 (107) 0
1908  67  2401 (112) 0
1909  75  2389 (116) 0
1910  87  2378 (120) 0
1911  113  2366 (124) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Lasker, Jonathan Berthold Barnett  
   Also known as: Dr. Berthold Lasker
Born: 31 Dec. 1860
Died: 19 Oct. 1928
 
Notes:
Gaige says died 19?-10-1928. La Grande Storia degli Scacchi has 'Lasker, Bernhard'. Other references agree on 'Lasker, Berthold'. Kamm and Lissowski, in the book by Forster et al. (p.74) give his full name as 'Jonathan Berthold Barnett Lasker', and his birth date as 30 Dec. 1860. Gaige has date of birth 31 Dec. 1860.
 
References
Books
   Cornil, Le Café de la Régence, page 204
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 309
   Forster, Negele and Tischbierek, Emanuel Lasker, Vol.I, page 14, 19, 74, 79, 258
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 240
   Hannak, Emanuel Lasker, page 11, 266
   Hilbert and Lahde, Albert Beauregard Hodges, page 241
   Renette and Zavatarelli, Neumann, Hirschfeld and Suhle, page 154
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 147
   Urcan, Julius Finn, page 269
   Winter, Kings, Commoners and Knaves, page 232
Periodicals
   [BDE], vol. 62, no. 53, 23 Feb. 1902, page 11, 32
Web
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 4514. Berthold Lasker]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 4515. Games by B. Lasker]

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

Alapin, S.Z. - Lasker, B. 1892         (f)     2.5   -   0.5

Tournament data

Berlin 1881 (2)     2nd German Chess Federation Congress - Free Tourney     6  /  7
  Lasker, B. - Tarrasch, S.     1 - 1    
Berlin 1881 (6)     2nd German Chess Federation Congress - Hauptturnier IV     2  /  3
Berlin 1883     3rd German Chess Federation Congress - Hauptturnier C     9.5  /  13
Berlin 1887 (2)     Berlin Chess Club 60th Anniversary Festival - 1st Class Tournament     4.5  /  8
Berlin 1890 (2)     German Chessmaster Association Tournament     4.5  /  6
  Lasker, B. - Lasker, Em.     0.5 - 0.5    
Berlin 1892     Berlin Chess Club Winter Tournament - First Class     7  /  10
Berlin 1899 (1)     Berlin Winter Tournament     3  /  4
New York 1902 (1)     New York State Chess Association Championship    
  Lasker, B. - Simonson, G.     1 - 0    
  Lasker, B. - Howell, C.S.     1 - 0    
  Lasker, B. - Mathews, J.     1 - 0    
  Lasker, B. - Roething, O.     0.5 - 0.5    
New York 1902 (2)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Lasker, B. - Robinson, D.S.     0 - 1    
New York 1902 (3)     Manhattan Club Handicap     11.5  /  14
New York and Berlin 1905     New York - Berlin Cable Match    
  Lasker, B. - Phillips, H.M.     1 - 0    
Berlin and Vienna 1911     Berliner Schachgesellschaft - Wiener Schachklub telephone match    
  Lasker, B. - Weiss, M.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 1 Sept. 2022