Harrwitz, Daniel




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1845  2552 (52) 33
1846  15  2509 (40) 102
1847  2531 (42) 80
1848  2557 (42) 36
1849  2540 (46) 17
1850  2536 (48) 11
1851  2576 (50) 2
1852  2631 (44) 17
1853  2642 (36) 115
1854  2634 (50) 0
1855  2626 (54) 0
1856  2618 (51) 7
1857  2619 (48) 7
1858  2619 (42) 21
1859  2641 (39) 89
1860  2656 (46) 17
1861  2621 (55) 15
1862  2583 (65) 0
1863  13  2545 (72) 4

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Harrwitz, Daniel  
Born: 22 Feb. 1821
Died: 2 Jan. 1884
 
Notes:
Birth and death dates given in many sources appear to be wrong. See Harding's book for justification of the dates given here.
 
References
Books
   Cornil, Le Café de la Régence, page 244
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachturniere, page 262
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 81, 122
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 163
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 136
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 76
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 10, 39, 212
   Harding, Steinitz in London, page 22, 68
   Hilbert, Writings in Chess History, page 530
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 140
   Lange and Falkbeer, Paul Morphy Sketch, page 245
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 60, 194
   Zavatarelli, Ignatz Kolisch, page 27
Periodicals
   [BLL], 14 Dec. 1845, page 3
   [BLL], 25 June 1848, page 8
   [Pal], vol. 5, no. 11, 15 Nov. 1845, page 524
   [Reg], no. 8, 15 Aug. 1856, page 254
Web
   Alberti, Marco A.  [Daniel Harrwitz]
   Hilbert, John S.  [When Daniel Seeks the Lion's Den...], page 2
   Lange, Max.  [Harrwitz by Lange]
   Murray, H.J.R.  [Howard Staunton by H.J.R. Murray]
   Negele, Michael.  [Ein deutscher Vorkämpfer des Schachs im Ausland]
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Collected results, 1836-1863]
   Tomlinson, Charles.  [Simpson's Divan]

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

Harrwitz, D. - Greville, B.J. 1845 (1)         (f)     12   -   5
Harrwitz, D. - Greville, B.J. 1845 (2)         (f)     11.5   -   4.5
Harrwitz, D. - Walker, G. (1) 1846         (f)     5   -   7
Staunton, H. - Harrwitz, D. 1846 (1)         (f)     7   -   0
Staunton, H. - Harrwitz, D. 1846 (2)         (f)     1.5   -   6.5      Staunton, H. gave odds of pawn and move
Staunton, H. - Harrwitz, D. 1846 (3)         (f)     4   -   3      Staunton, H. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Harrwitz, D. - Horwitz, B. 1846         (f)     6.5   -   5.5
Harrwitz, D. - Williams, E. (1) 1846         (f)     4   -   1
Harrwitz, D. - Greville, B.J. 1846         (c)     17.5   -   29.5
Kennedy, H.A. - Harrwitz, D. 1846         (c)     1   -   3
Harrwitz, D. - Medley, G.W. 1847         (f)     11   -   7      Harrwitz, D. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Dufresne, J. - Harrwitz, D. 1847         (c)     1   -   0
Kieseritzky, L.A.B.F. - Harrwitz, D. 1847         (f)     12   -   6
Harrwitz, D. - Slous, F.L. 1847         (c)     30   -   13
Anderssen, K.E.A. - Harrwitz, D. 1848         (f)     5   -   5
Harrwitz, D. - Mongredien, A. (1) 1848         (c)     3   -   0
Harrwitz, D. - Spreckley, G.S. 1848         (c)     5   -   0
Kennedy, H.A. - Harrwitz, D. 1848         (c)     2.5   -   1.5
Harrwitz, D. - Mayet, C. 1848         (c)     6   -   3
Harrwitz, D. - von Hanneken, K.A.B.H. 1848         (c)     2   -   0
Harrwitz, D. - Cubitz 1848         (c)     3   -   0
Harrwitz, D. - Horwitz, B. 1849         (f)     8   -   7
Harrwitz, D. - Donaldson, Jo. 1849         (c)     1   -   1
Harrwitz, D. - Medley, G.W. 1850         (f)     1   -   3      Harrwitz, D. gave odds of pawn and move
Salmon, G. - Harrwitz, D. 1850         (c)     1   -   0
Anderssen, K.E.A. - Harrwitz, D. 1850         (f)     4   -   2
Harrwitz, D. - Williams, E. (1) 1852         (f)     8.5   -   1.5
Harrwitz, D. - Hamppe, C. 1852         (c)     5   -   2
Harrwitz, D. - Lecrivain, L.S. 1853 (1)         (f)     5.5   -   1.5      Harrwitz, D. gave odds of pawn and move
Harrwitz, D. - Lecrivain, L.S. 1853 (2)         (c)     17.5   -   2.5      Harrwitz, D. gave odds of pawn and move
Harrwitz, D. - Schulten, J.W. 1853         (c)     21   -   5
Harrwitz, D. - Greville, B.J. 1853         (c)     2   -   0
Harrwitz, D. - Chamouillet, J. 1853         (f)     5   -   1
Harrwitz, D. - Journoud, P. 1853         (c)     4   -   2
Harrwitz, D. - Williams, E. (1) 1853         (f)     8.5   -   3.5
Harrwitz, D. - Allen, G.A. 1853         (s)     0   -   1      Harrwitz, D. gave odds of a rook
Harrwitz, D. - Szen, J. 1853         (c)     3.5   -   1.5
Harrwitz, D. - Lowenthal, J.J. 1853         (f)     17   -   14
Harrwitz, D. - de Riviere, J.A. 1856         (f)     5   -   2
Harrwitz, D. - Lowenthal, J.J. 1857         (f)     0.5   -   0.5
Harrwitz, D. - Anderssen (offhand) 1857         (c)     3   -   0
Harrwitz, D. - Pindar, E.D. 1857         (c)     1   -   1      Harrwitz, D. gave odds of the exchange
Morphy, P.C. - Harrwitz, D. 1858 (1)         (c)     0   -   1
Morphy, P.C. - Harrwitz, D. 1858 (2)         (f)     5.5   -   2.5
Harrwitz, D. - Budzynski, W. 1858         (c)     1.5   -   3.5      Harrwitz, D. gave odds of pawn and move
Anderssen, K.E.A. - Harrwitz, D. 1858         (f)     4.5   -   2.5
Kolisch, I. - Harrwitz, D. 1859         (c)     2.5   -   1.5
Harrwitz, D. - Schulten, J.W. 1859         (c)     61.5   -   4.5
Harrwitz, D. - Healey, F. 1859         (c)     1   -   0      Harrwitz, D. gave odds of pawn and move
Harrwitz, D. - Reeves, H.A. 1859         (f)     7.5   -   5.5      Harrwitz, D. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Harrwitz, D. - Bird, H.E. 1859         (c)     2.5   -   2.5
Harrwitz, D. - Mongredien, A. (1) 1860         (f)     7.5   -   0.5
Harrwitz, D. - Rhodes, J. 1860         (c)     1   -   0      Harrwitz, D. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Harrwitz, D. - Werner, M.G.E. 1860         (c)     4   -   1      Harrwitz, D. gave odds of a knight
Harrwitz, D. - Laroche, J.A. 1860         (c)     3   -   0
Hamppe, C. - Harrwitz, D. 1861         (c)     7.5   -   5.5
Hirschfeld, P.M. - Harrwitz, D. 1863         (c)     3   -   1

Tournament data

London, England 1851 (3)     London Chess Club International Tournament     1  /  2
Manchester 1857 (1)     1st British Chess Association Congress    
  Harrwitz, D. - Anderssen, K.E.A.     0 - 1    
Vienna 1861     Vienna Club Tournament    
  Harrwitz, D. - Steinitz, W.     2 - 0    


Player information updated: 22 Jul. 2022