Number of games in database: 174
Years covered: 1939 to 1974
Overall record: +60 -67 =46 (48.0%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
1 exhibition game, odds game, etc. is excluded from this statistic.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
Seidman vs Santasiere, 1939 1-0
C Pilnick vs Seidman, 1954 0-1
Seidman vs Fischer, 1957 1/2-1/2
Seidman vs W Shipman, 1946 1-0
Berliner vs Seidman, 1957 1/2-1/2
Berliner vs Seidman, 1954 0-1
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
47th US Open (1946)
56th US Open (1955)
Third Rosenwald Trophy (1956)
US Championship 1957/58 (1957)
GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
1954 US Championship by crawfb5
US Championship 1959/60 by suenteus po 147
1951 US Championship by crawfb5
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(born Oct-17-1920, died Aug-30-1995, 74 years old) United States of America
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|Born in New York, New York State, USA and once rated in the top 10 US players, Herbert Seidman was a U.S. Senior Master of chess. He played several times in the U.S. Chess Championship.|
Seidman participated in the historic USA vs USSR radio chess match in early September 1945. The 10 leading masters of the United States played the 10 leading master of the USSR. Playing on Board 8, Seidman lost both games to Viacheslav Ragozin. Details of this event can be found at http://www.geocities.com/SiliconVal....
He won the New York State Championship in 1961 (jointly with Benko) and in 1971.
Wikipedia article: Herbert Seidman
| page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 174
|1. Seidman vs Fine
||North American champ||D41 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch|
|2. Seidman vs Fine
||ACF Congress (Prelim 2)||A34 English, Symmetrical|
|3. Seidman vs Santasiere
||New York||B29 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein|
|4. Seidman vs G Hellman
||ACF Congress||D38 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin Variation|
|5. Seidman vs Reshevsky
||New York ch-ACF||A03 Bird's Opening|
|6. Yanofsky vs Seidman
||40th ACF Congress. Prelim 2||B73 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical|
|7. S Bernstein vs Seidman
||Marshall CC Championship||D30 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|8. Seidman vs A Simonson
||USA Ch||C41 Philidor Defense|
|9. Seidman vs M Green
||USA Ch||E33 Nimzo-Indian, Classical|
|10. Kashdan vs Seidman
||USA Ch||D78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6|
|11. Shainswit vs Seidman
||USA Ch||E17 Queen's Indian|
|12. Reshevsky vs Seidman
||USA-ch||E44 Nimzo-Indian, Fischer Variation, 5.Ne2|
|13. Seidman vs Kupchik
||USA Ch||B14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack|
|14. F Reinfeld vs Seidman
||USA Ch||C83 Ruy Lopez, Open|
|15. Seidman vs S Bernstein
||Ventnor City||B58 Sicilian|
|16. Seidman vs Pinkus
||USA-ch||C53 Giuoco Piano|
|17. Seidman vs S Bernstein
||USA Ch||B58 Sicilian|
|18. Seidman vs W Adams
||USA Ch||C86 Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack|
|19. Seidman vs D Polland
||USA Ch||C78 Ruy Lopez|
|20. Denker vs Seidman
||USA Ch||E24 Nimzo-Indian, Samisch|
|21. M L Hanauer vs Seidman
||USA Ch||E23 Nimzo-Indian, Spielmann|
|22. P Woliston vs Seidman
||USA Ch||B72 Sicilian, Dragon|
|23. Fine vs Seidman
||New York USA ch, USA||E17 Queen's Indian|
|24. Seidman vs G Littman
||USA Ch||C14 French, Classical|
|25. Santasiere vs Seidman
||Hamilton||A04 Reti Opening|
| page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 174
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