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Andreas Gulbrandsen
  
Number of games in database: 15
Years covered: 1931 to 1947
Overall record: +5 -10 =0 (33.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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ANDREAS GULBRANDSEN
(born Jul-29-1906, died Dec-03-1989, 83 years old) Norway

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Andreas Gulbrandsen was born 1906 in Moss (Norway). He entered the local chess club at the age of 15, inspired by Lärobok i Schack (Manual of Chess) authored by Ludvig Collijn, and soon became its leading player. Eventually he was strong enough to be 1st reserve on the 1931 olympiad team, after which he went on to win the Norwegian championship (1931). He then also played 12 simultaneous blindfold games (+7 =2 -3). Later he played on the olympiad team in 1936 (the unofficial Munich olympiad) and 1937 (here with a draw vs Frank James Marshall). Author of the book Tårnet i sjakk (Damm & Søn, Oslo 1947). He was Moss club champion innuberable times (latest in 1977) until he retired from chess in 1978.

Source: http://joasol.blogg.no/1262702936_d...


 page 1 of 1; 15 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A Gulbrandsen vs K Skalicka  0-1231931Prague ol (Men)B10 Caro-Kann
2. K Sterk vs A Gulbrandsen  1-0411931Prague ol (Men)E24 Nimzo-Indian, Samisch
3. W Michel vs A Gulbrandsen  1-0501931Prague ol (Men)E43 Nimzo-Indian, Fischer Variation
4. I Gudju vs A Gulbrandsen  1-0391931Prague ol (Men)C56 Two Knights
5. E Thorvaldsson vs A Gulbrandsen  1-0281936Munich OlympiadD50 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. K Poschauko vs A Gulbrandsen 0-1171936Munich OlympiadC34 King's Gambit Accepted
7. N B Rometti vs A Gulbrandsen  0-1201936Munich OlympiadC47 Four Knights
8. A Kiprov vs A Gulbrandsen  0-1481936Munich OlympiadD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
9. A Gulbrandsen vs O Kaila  1-0581936Munich OlympiadB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
10. E Steiner vs A Gulbrandsen  1-03019377th olm finalC83 Ruy Lopez, Open
11. Foltys vs A Gulbrandsen  1-02919377th olm finalD41 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
12. A Gulbrandsen vs O'Kelly  0-12819377th olm finalD13 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
13. T van Scheltinga vs A Gulbrandsen 1-03619377th olm finalD61 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
14. M Napolitano vs A Gulbrandsen  1-04419377th olm finalD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
15. A Gulbrandsen vs M Kupferstich  1-0401947Lagkamp: Norge-DanmarkB95 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6...e6
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Kibitzer's Corner
Apr-07-09
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  Tabanus: Andreas Gulbrandsen, Norwegian Champion 1931. The same year he played 12 simultaneous blindfold games (+7=2-3).
Mar-25-12
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  Tabanus: I figured out his birth date from the 1910 population census. I'm not entirely sure but don't think he is related to IM Arne Vinje-Gulbrandsen. His Norwegian blindfold simul record from 1931 stood until 1998 when it was beaten by GM Rune Djurhuus (13 games, +7 =4 -2).
Jun-29-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: <Tabanus: I figured out his birth date from the 1910 population census.>

Changed to 29 <July> according to the Norw. Burial Index.

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