Zirn, Harry




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1899  318  2178 (73) 3
1900  275  2205 (65) 4
1901  274  2219 (60) 11
1902  274  2226 (63) 0
1903  271  2233 (63) 0
1904  273  2241 (59) 11
1905  234  2265 (64) 0
1906  209  2290 (65) 4
1907  218  2286 (69) 6
1908  226  2282 (77) 0
1909  240  2278 (83) 0
1910  237  2274 (88) 0
1911  262  2269 (91) 0
1912  268  2265 (93) 0
1913  278  2261 (95) 0
1914  264  2257 (95) 1
1915  271  2244 (97) 2
1916  304  2230 (104) 0
1917  320  2216 (109) 0
1918  359  2201 (114) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Zirn, Harry  
Born: 6 Aug. 1879
Died: 11 July 1953
 
Notes:
Hilbert (in his book on Napier) gives Zirn's birth date as 8-06-1879; Hilbert and Lahde (in their book on Hodges) give 6-08-1879, as does Gaige.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 93
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 479
   Gaige, Chess Tournament Crosstables II, page 284
   Hilbert and Lahde, Albert Beauregard Hodges, page 250, 303, 308
   Hilbert, Napier, page 190
   Hilbert, Young Marshall, page 40, 119
Web
   Urcan, Olimpiu G.  [Living the American Dream: Julius Finn], page 4

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

Napier, W.E. - Zirn, H. 1904         (f)     1   -   0

Tournament data

New York 1899 (2)     New York State Championship     0  /  3
New York 1900 (2)     New York State Championship     2  /  4
New York 1901 (1)     Brooklyn Club Championship     6  /  9
New York 1901 (3)     New York State Championship    
  Zirn, H. - Finn, J.     0 - 1    
  Zirn, H. - Howell, C.S.     1 - 0    
  Zirn, H. - Phillips, H.M.     0.5 - 0.5    
New York 1904 (2)     Brooklyn Club Championship     6.5  /  11
New York 1906 (2)     28th New York State Chess Association Midwinter Meeting - New York State Championship     3  /  4
Saint Lawrence River 1907 (2)     20th New York State Chess Association General Tournament     6  /  7
New York 1914 (7)     Manhattan Chess Club - Brooklyn Chess Club Match    
  Zirn, H. - Hodges, A.B.     1 - 0    
New York 1915 (5)     New York State Chess Association Tournament    
  Zirn, H. - Hodges, A.B.     0.5 - 0.5    
  Zirn, H. - Black, R.T.     0 - 1    
Rye Beach 1918     Rye Beach Tournament     0  /  1


Player information updated: 5 May 2020