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Teodor Regedzinski
Number of games in database: 57
Years covered: 1917 to 1952
Overall record: +25 -19 =13 (55.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Apr-28-1894, died Aug-02-1954, 60 years old) Poland

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IM Teodor Regedzinski was born in Aleksandrow Lodzki*. His father was a German blacksmith called Reger. Regedzinski lived in Lodz from 1908 and won the Lodz Chess Club Championship in 1918, 1919 and 1952. In 1926 he won the Kecskemét tournament.

*Wikipedia article: Aleksandrów Łódzki

Wikipedia article: Teodor Regedziński

Last updated: 2017-12-15 08:36:59

 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 57  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. T Regedzinski vs Rubinstein 0-1391917LodzD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
2. T Regedzinski vs Aron Zabludowski  1-0221925BialystokD66 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, Bd3 line
3. T Regedzinski vs J Cukierman  0-1281926PolandD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
4. Rubinstein vs T Regedzinski  1-0361927POL-chA33 English, Symmetrical
5. T Regedzinski vs M Lowcki  1-0441927POL-chE12 Queen's Indian
6. K Havasi vs T Regedzinski  0-1491928OlympiadC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
7. T Regedzinski vs Factor  1-0231928OlympiadA13 English
8. T Regedzinski vs W F Wertheim  ½-½401928OlympiadA22 English
9. T Regedzinski vs M Brody 1-0191928OlympiadE01 Catalan, Closed
10. Alekhine vs T Regedzinski 1-0311928Simul, 27bB83 Sicilian
11. K Makarczyk vs T Regedzinski  1-0881930Lodz mB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
12. K Makarczyk vs T Regedzinski  ½-½881930Lodz mB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
13. T Regedzinski vs K Makarczyk  1-0581930Lodz mD46 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
14. K Makarczyk vs T Regedzinski  ½-½241930Lodz mD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
15. T Regedzinski vs K Makarczyk  1-0411930Lodz mD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
16. K Makarczyk vs T Regedzinski  1-0431930Lodz mD46 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
17. T Regedzinski vs K Makarczyk  0-1371930Lodz mA16 English
18. T Regedzinski vs Lilienthal  1-0421930Stubnanske TepliceA15 English
19. T Regedzinski vs K Makarczyk  ½-½581930Lodz mD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
20. Rubinstein vs T Regedzinski 0-1441931Clock SimulD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
21. T Regedzinski vs L Matibet 0-1321933OlympiadD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
22. T Regedzinski vs E Glass  1-0301933OlympiadA34 English, Symmetrical
23. T Regedzinski vs J Rejfir  ½-½611933OlympiadA22 English
24. E Gerstenfeld vs T Regedzinski  0-1361935POL-chB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
25. T Regedzinski vs E Zinner  1-0401936Munich OlympiadD26 Queen's Gambit Accepted
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-14-05  WMD: During the 2nd General Government Championship tournament held in Cracow & Warsaw, October 1941, Regedzinski played under the name Reger. It would be interesting to know whose bright idea this was.
Mar-15-05  TheSlid: <Regedzinski played under the name Reger> Lol - Thats just Pants
Aug-21-06  Mibelz: Born Polish (near Lodz), Teodor Regedziński was of German origin as his father.

He was a member of Polish team at four Chess Olympiads (1928, 1933, 1937, 1939) and unofficial Olympiad at Munich 1936. During the WWII, he had played - as Theodore Reger - in a number of chess tournaments, including the 7th German Championship at Bad Oeynhausen 1940, where he finished 10th.

Because of his linguistic skills (Regedzinski spoke Polish, German, Russian, English and French), he was appointed by the German Army as an interpreter.

Sep-13-07  Karpova: Born April-28-1894 in Aleksandrov Lodzki.

Regarding <Reger> - his family came from Germany and they had been named <Reger>.

He died August-2-1954

Oct-12-08  Karpova: You'll find an biography on (click on "Chess heroes" on the right side).

Excerpt: <As he came back to occupied Poland [after the 1939 Chess Olympiad; karpova] he decided to sign a volkslist, thus deeding over to his German roots and swearing off loyalty to Poland, which was considered to be a capital crime among Polish people. As Theodore Reger he had played in a number of chess tournaments under Nazi patronage, including 7th German Championship in Bad Oeynhausen in 1940, where he finished 10th. In 1941 he played in the Generalgouvernement Championship in Cracow, won by Alekhine. Generalgouvernement was allocated part of pre-war Poland's territory to receive a smitch of autonomy, still under strict Nazi control anyway. Because of his linguistic skills (he spoke Polish, German, Russian, English and French) he was appointed by the German Army as an interpreter.>

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Apr-09-12  Karpova: He died from a heart disease.

Source: Page 213 of J. Donaldson and N. Minev 'The Life and Games of Akiva Rubinstein - Volume 2: The Later Years', 2nd edition, Milford, USA, 2011.

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