Berger, Johann




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  19  2491 (94) 26
1871  18  2499 (93) 0
1872  17  2507 (91) 0
1873  16  2516 (87) 0
1874  14  2524 (83) 0
1875  14  2532 (77) 18
1876  14  2523 (77) 0
1877  13  2514 (75) 0
1878  15  2504 (71) 0
1879  18  2495 (64) 0
1880  20  2486 (53) 7
1881  21  2495 (46) 17
1882  18  2509 (49) 0
1883  18  2524 (44) 17
1884  24  2519 (48) 0
1885  23  2514 (43) 17
1886  17  2527 (47) 0
1887  15  2541 (41) 20
1888  20  2523 (47) 0
1889  25  2506 (43) 17
1890  25  2490 (50) 6
1891  28  2488 (57) 0
1892  30  2485 (59) 0
1893  34  2483 (56) 0
1894  35  2481 (48) 16
1895  32  2487 (53) 0
1896  29  2492 (52) 7
1897  29  2492 (53) 0
1898  26  2492 (46) 15
1899  22  2485 (51) 0
1900  25  2478 (47) 15
1901  24  2480 (55) 0
1902  29  2482 (57) 0
1903  29  2484 (54) 0
1904  28  2486 (45) 12
1905  28  2484 (41) 15
1906  38  2451 (43) 3
1907  44  2449 (36) 33
1908  49  2430 (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
   Zavatarelli, Ignatz Kolisch, page 290
Periodicals
   [CPM], vol. 2, no. 12, Dec. 1866, page 384
   [Era], vol. 33, no. 1689, 5 Feb. 1871, page 4
   [SoT], 24 Dec. 1870
   [Sph], vol. 1, no. 20, 1 Feb. 1866, page 320
   [Sph], vol. 2, no. 1, 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: 6 Mar. 2021