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Moriz Henneberger
Number of games in database: 6
Years covered: 1925 to 1931
Overall record: +2 -3 =1 (41.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Oct-16-1878, died Apr-07-1959, 80 years old) Switzerland

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Moriz Henneberger was born in Basel. He was Swiss champion in 1899, 1906 (=Walter Henneberger), 1909, 1911 (jointly) and 1914 (=Dietrich Duhm). In 1915-16 he published Bishops of Opposite Colours studies that were theoretically important. He also composed more than 40 studies with a desperado rook. He published the books Alpine Chess in the 'White Christmas' series (1921) and also J. Juchli's Schachprobleme (1908). From 1949 until 1956 he was the chess problem editor of the Schweizerische Schachzeitung. He passed away in Basel in 1959.

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 page 1 of 1; 6 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Alekhine vs M Henneberger 1-0261925Clock simul, 10bC01 French, Exchange
2. H Wagner vs M Henneberger  1-0511928The Hague OlympiadD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
3. M Henneberger vs H Steiner  ½-½411928The Hague OlympiadD04 Queen's Pawn Game
4. E Sapira vs M Henneberger  0-1281928The Hague OlympiadD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
5. Lokvenc vs M Henneberger  1-0291928The Hague OlympiadA14 English
6. M Henneberger vs Lengacher  1-0121931ZurichB40 Sicilian
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  Benzol: Moriz Henneberger
Born 16th October 1878 in Basel
Died 7th April 1959 also in Basel
He was Swiss champion in 1899, 1906 (joint), 1909 and 1911 (joint).
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  whiteshark: Moriz Henneberger was also Swiss champion 1914 (jointly with Dietrich Duhm)

Source: <KAISSIBER> (recent issue No.28, pages 52-59 on <<Diemer-Duhm-Gambit> (1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. e4)>

Aug-20-07  Karpova: <"Previously, Oberhansli was practically unknown even in his own country."

Moritz Henneberger, Alpine Chess, 1921>

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  whiteshark: I wonder if he was related to Walter Henneberger

If so, they were jointly Swiss champions in 1906.

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  whiteshark: portrait: (Moriz Henneberger, the winner of the Zurich 1909 tournament.)
Oct-25-14  ljfyffe: "In 1937-1939, a team comprizing Otto Zimmermann, Erwin Voellmy , Paul Johner, Karl Flatt, Moriz and Walter Henneberger achieved third place in the First European Championship." (Correspondence Chess). ICCF Gold, 2002.
Oct-15-20  BIDMONFA: Moriz Henneberger


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