von Schmidt, Evgeny




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1865  44  2374 (77) 5
1866  41  2400 (74) 8
1867  45  2393 (80) 0
1868  46  2385 (85) 0
1869  46  2378 (89) 0
1870  49  2370 (91) 0
1871  50  2362 (93) 0
1872  52  2355 (93) 0
1873  57  2347 (93) 0
1874  58  2340 (91) 0
1875  70  2332 (89) 0
1876  69  2325 (86) 0
1877  73  2317 (81) 0
1878  74  2309 (74) 0
1879  80  2302 (65) 30

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: von Schmidt, Evgeny Alexandrovich  
   Also known as: Eugen von Schmidt; Dr. E. von Schmidt; E. Schmidt; de Schmidt
Born: 18 July 1821
Died: 30 Nov. 1905
 
Notes:
Bell's Life in London of 18 Sep. 1869 (p.3) has 'E.V. Schmidt', who I presume to be E.A. von Schmidt.
 
References
Books
   Adams, Mikhail Chigorin, page 56, 377
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 232
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 377, 451
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 298
Periodicals
   [BLL], 22 Feb. 1863, page supp.2
   [BLL], 18 Sep. 1869, page 3
   [CPM], vol. 2, July 1864, page 211
   [CW], vol. 1, Jan. 1866, page 336
   [CW], vol. 2, Mar. 1866, page 16
   [Era], vol. 26, 8 May 1864, page 14
   [PDEB], 4 June 1864
Web
   Harding, Tim.  [Tolstoy and his Biographer], page 6
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]

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

Rosenthal, S. - von Schmidt, E.A. 1865         (f)     3.5   -   1.5
von Schmidt, E.A. - Minckwitz, J. 1866         (f)     5.5   -   2.5
Chigorin, M.I. - von Schmidt, E.A. 1879 (1)         (f)     7   -   1
Chigorin, M.I. - von Schmidt, E.A. 1879 (2)         (f)     4   -   2
Chigorin, M.I. - von Schmidt, E.A. 1879 (3)         (f)     3.5   -   0.5
Chigorin, M.I. - von Schmidt, E.A. 1879 (4)         (c)     3   -   3

Tournament data

Saint Petersburg 1879     Saint Petersburg Tournament     0  /  4
Moscow 1879     Moscow Tournament    
  von Schmidt, E.A. - Solovtsov, A.V.     1 - 1    


Player information updated: 5 Sept. 2020