Berger, Johann




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  36  2406 (89) 26
1871  33  2406 (86) 0
1872  31  2406 (82) 0
1873  28  2406 (76) 0
1874  33  2406 (68) 0
1875  40  2406 (57) 30
1876  37  2416 (64) 0
1877  31  2425 (66) 0
1878  32  2434 (65) 0
1879  32  2443 (61) 0
1880  30  2452 (52) 7
1881  25  2476 (46) 17
1882  20  2497 (49) 0
1883  18  2519 (44) 17
1884  23  2516 (48) 0
1885  22  2514 (43) 17
1886  17  2529 (47) 0
1887  15  2544 (41) 20
1888  21  2527 (47) 0
1889  24  2510 (44) 17
1890  23  2495 (50) 6
1891  28  2494 (57) 0
1892  31  2492 (59) 0
1893  33  2490 (56) 0
1894  35  2488 (48) 16
1895  32  2494 (53) 0
1896  29  2499 (52) 7
1897  29  2499 (53) 0
1898  26  2500 (46) 15
1899  23  2493 (51) 0
1900  24  2486 (48) 15
1901  26  2488 (55) 0
1902  28  2490 (57) 0
1903  29  2492 (54) 0
1904  28  2493 (45) 12
1905  29  2491 (41) 15
1906  40  2458 (43) 3
1907  43  2456 (36) 33
1908  50  2437 (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
Vienna 1875     Vienna Championship     2.5  /  12
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: 5 May 2020