Berger, Johann




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  18  2491 (97) 26
1871  17  2499 (95) 0
1872  17  2508 (93) 0
1873  15  2516 (89) 0
1874  14  2524 (84) 0
1875  14  2532 (77) 18
1876  15  2523 (77) 0
1877  13  2514 (75) 0
1878  15  2505 (71) 0
1879  18  2496 (64) 0
1880  19  2487 (53) 7
1881  20  2496 (46) 17
1882  16  2511 (49) 0
1883  16  2526 (44) 17
1884  23  2521 (48) 0
1885  22  2516 (43) 17
1886  17  2530 (47) 0
1887  15  2544 (41) 20
1888  18  2526 (47) 0
1889  24  2509 (43) 17
1890  24  2493 (50) 6
1891  28  2491 (57) 0
1892  31  2489 (59) 0
1893  34  2486 (56) 0
1894  34  2484 (48) 16
1895  33  2490 (53) 0
1896  29  2495 (52) 7
1897  29  2496 (53) 0
1898  26  2496 (46) 15
1899  22  2489 (51) 0
1900  25  2482 (47) 15
1901  24  2484 (55) 0
1902  29  2486 (57) 0
1903  29  2488 (54) 0
1904  27  2490 (45) 12
1905  28  2488 (41) 15
1906  38  2455 (43) 3
1907  44  2453 (36) 33
1908  49  2434 (43) 19

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Berger, Johann Nepomuk  
Born: 11 Apr. 1845
Died: 17 Oct. 1933
 
Notes:
The Era of 5 Feb. 1871 (p.4) has 'I. Berger'.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 300
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachturniere, page 248
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 74
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 319
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 33
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 27
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 168, 571
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 29
   Minckwitz, Neunte Rheinische Schachcongress, page 4
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 25
   van Winsen, James Mason in America, page 127
Periodicals
   [CPM], vol. 2, Dec. 1866, page 384
   [Era], vol. 33, 5 Feb. 1871, page 4
   [SoT], 24 Dec. 1870
   [Sph], vol. 1, 1 Feb. 1866, page 320
   [Sph], vol. 2, 15 May 1866, page 7
   [TFF], 2 June 1871
Web
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dal 1900 al 1944]

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

Berger, J.N. - Wittek, A. 1875         (f)     14   -   4
Lipke, P. - Berger, J.N. 1896         (f)     3.5   -   3.5

Tournament data

Graz 1870     1st Austrian Chess Federation (?) Congress     24.5  /  26
Graz 1880     Graz Tournament     3  /  7
Berlin 1881 (1)     2nd German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     9  /  17
Nuremberg 1883 (5)     3rd German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     10.5  /  17
Hamburg 1885 (6)     4th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     8  /  17
Frankfurt 1887 (4)     5th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     12  /  20
Breslau 1889 (3)     6th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     8.5  /  17
Graz 1890     Graz Tournament     2.5  /  6
Leipzig 1894 (1)     9th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     8  /  16
Cologne 1898 (2)     11th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     8  /  15
Munich 1900 (1)     12th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     7.5  /  15
Coburg 1904 (1)     14th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     6.5  /  12
Barmen 1905 (1)     Barmen Tournament - Meisterturnier A     8  /  15
Nuremberg 1906 (1)     15th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     0.5  /  3
Vienna 1907     1st Trebitsch Memorial Tournament     6.5  /  13
Carlsbad 1907     Carlsbad Tournament     7.5  /  20
Vienna 1908     Vienna Tournament     7  /  19


Player information updated: 22 Jul. 2020