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Enrique (Heinrich) Reinhardt
Number of games in database: 114
Years covered: 1932 to 1990

Overall record: +35 -59 =20 (39.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (8) 
    B95 B93 B54 B33 B91
 Nimzo Indian (8) 
    E43 E58 E36 E55 E33
 Sicilian Najdorf (5) 
    B95 B99 B91 B93
 Orthodox Defense (4) 
    D56 D61 D51 D63
 King's Indian Attack (4) 
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (17) 
    B80 B84 B40 B63 B83
 Sicilian Scheveningen (12) 
    B80 B84 B85 B83
 Nimzo Indian (7) 
    E40 E36 E32 E59 E33
 King's Indian (6) 
    E64 E94 E70 E60 E87
 Orthodox Defense (4) 
    D57 D56 D51 D60
 Queen's Indian (4) 
    E16 E18 E17
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   E Reinhardt vs Reiss, 1934 1-0
   L Mues vs E Reinhardt, 1935 0-1
   Najdorf vs E Reinhardt, 1961 0-1
   E Reinhardt vs L Schmitt, 1938 1-0
   E Reinhardt vs H Nowarra, 1938 1-0
   A Kohler vs E Reinhardt, 1938 0-1
   M Eisinger vs E Reinhardt, 1938 0-1
   K Richter vs E Reinhardt, 1938 1/2-1/2
   E Reinhardt vs W Weil, 1938 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   German Championship (1938)

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(born Mar-29-1903, died Jun-14-1990, 87 years old) Germany (federation/nationality Argentina)

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Heinrich Reinhardt was a German-Argentine International Master. Reinhard played the reserve board for the victorious German team at the Olympiad in Buenos Aires in 1939. Upon the outbreak of WWII, which occurred during the Olympiad, Reinhardt and the rest of the German team remained in Argentina. Reinhardt eventually became an Argentine citizen, changing his name from Heinrich to Enrique, and continued playing in tournaments until his death in 1990.

Wikipedia article: Heinrich Reinhardt

Last updated: 2020-09-27 10:49:28

 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 114  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A Brinckmann vs E Reinhardt  0-1411932Hamburg-AltonaA07 King's Indian Attack
2. E Reinhardt vs H Heinicke  0-1351932Hamburg-AltonaE85 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox Variation
3. E Reinhardt vs H Von Hennig ½-½601932Hamburg-AltonaA17 English
4. W Schoenmann vs E Reinhardt  0-1311932Hamburg-AltonaB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
5. I Engert vs E Reinhardt  0-1761932Hamburg-AltonaB83 Sicilian
6. E Reinhardt vs E Kapfer  1-0601932Hamburg-AltonaA10 English
7. H Taube vs E Reinhardt  1-0321932Hamburg-AltonaB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
8. H Wagner vs E Reinhardt  ½-½311932Hamburg-AltonaB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
9. E Reinhardt vs H Rodatz 0-1411932Hamburg-AltonaC02 French, Advance
10. K Richter vs E Reinhardt 1-0351934Bad NiendorfB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
11. E Reinhardt vs Reiss 1-0101934HamburgB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
12. E Reinhardt vs W Schoenmann  1-0241935GER-chA54 Old Indian, Ukrainian Variation, 4.Nf3
13. L Mues vs E Reinhardt  0-1161935Deutsche Schachzeitung, correspondenceA51 Budapest Gambit
14. H Heinicke vs E Reinhardt  1-0231935Bad SaarowD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
15. H Rodatz vs E Reinhardt  1-0121936HamburgE16 Queen's Indian
16. Rellstab vs E Reinhardt 1-0351937Bad OeynhausenD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
17. K Richter vs E Reinhardt 1-0361937Telephone match Berlin-HamburgA45 Queen's Pawn Game
18. G Rogmann vs E Reinhardt  0-1401937Berlin BSGB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
19. E Reinhardt vs H Herrmann  0-1361938German ChampionshipE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
20. B Koch vs E Reinhardt  1-0401938German ChampionshipD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
21. E Reinhardt vs Rellstab  0-1391938German ChampionshipE36 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
22. A Kohler vs E Reinhardt  0-1511938German ChampionshipB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
23. E Reinhardt vs P Michel  0-1391938German ChampionshipD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
24. E Reinhardt vs E Eliskases  0-1201938German ChampionshipE33 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
25. M Eisinger vs E Reinhardt  0-1701938German ChampionshipB86 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack
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Kibitzer's Corner
Sep-06-06  capanegra: Does anybody have any bio about this placer? It looks like he was born in Germany, and flew to Argentina before the beginning of II World War (maybe in the Buenos Aires 1939 Olympiads, like Najdorf?). It is also funny that "Enrique" is the Spanish translation of "Heinrich", so to be called "Enrique Heinrich" is a bit redundant!
Oct-29-06  Alan McGowan: Heinrich Reinhardt (later Enrique), b. 29 March 1903 Stettin, Germany (now Szczecin, Poland). Active in German chess events of the 1930s. Member of the German team at the Buenos Aires Olympiad 1939. Remained in South America after the outbreak of war. Further information, I suspect, would be found on Soth American web sites.
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  Fusilli: <Alan McGowan> <Further information, I suspect, would be found on Soth American web sites.> Correct, and I found it. The following cronology of chess in Rosario, Argentina ( informs that Reinhardt died in Buenos Aires on June 14, 1990, at 87. That website says that the German team actually won the 1939 Buenos Aires Olympiad. The other members of the team were Erich Eliskases, Ludwig Engels, Paul Michel and Albert Becker (they all stayed in Argentina following the outbreak of WW2; Engels moved to Brazil a few years later.) Settled in Argentina, IM Reinhardt worked as an accountant for various German companies. He became an Argentine citizen, and competed in the Argentine national championship in several occasions. He played chess to the very end. At the time of his death (heart attack) he was registered in an open tournament (the source does not say that he suffered the heart attack while playing, so I would not assume so; it only says "registered.")
Nov-23-10  Eastfrisian: Is there anywhere a photo of him?
Feb-15-11  Caissanist: Heinrich Reinhardt was a German-Argentine International Master. Reinhard played the reserve board for the victorious German team in the 1939 olympiad in Buenos Aires in 1939. After the outbreak of WWII, which began during the olympiad, Reinhardt and the rest of the German team remained in Argentina. Reinhardt eventually became an Argentine citizen, changing his name from Reinhard to Enrique, and continued playing in Argentine tournaments until his death in 1990.
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  GrahamClayton: Here is a Reinhardt victory that I have uploaded to the database:

[Event "1935 GER-ch"]
[Site "Bad Aachen"]
[Date "1935.??.??"]
[Round "?"]
[White "Enrique (Heinrich) Reinhardt"]
[Black "Wilhelm Schoenmann"]
[Result "1-0"]

1. d4 ♘f6 2. c4 d6 3. ♘f3 ♗g4 4. ♘c3 ♘bd7 5. ♗f4 ♗xf3 6. gxf3 e5 7. ♗e3 exd4 8. ♗xd4 ♗e7 9. ♖g1 ♖g8 10. ♕a4 ♔f8 11. O-O-O ♘b6 12. ♕b3 ♕c8 13. e4 ♕e6 14. ♗e3 h6 15. ♘b5 ♗d8 16. ♘d4 ♕e8 17. ♘f5 ♕a4 18. e5 ♕xb3 19. axb3 ♘e8

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20. c5 ♘d7 21. exd6 cxd6 22. ♗b5 ♘df6 23. cxd6 a6 24. d7 1-0

Source: CHESS Vol 1 No 1 14 September 1935

Dec-03-15  ljfyffe: In the 1934-35 IFBS Correspndence League
Championship, Reinhardt scored 5 out of a possible 12 points to finish in 8th place.
Sep-27-20  Alan McGowan: His tournament record in Germany shows his aversion to draws:

Bad Aachen 1934, German Ch. +12 -5 =0
Niendorf 1934 +6 -5 =0
Bad Aachen 1935, German Ch. +5 -7 =2
Bad Saarow 1935 +4 -6 =0
Hamburg 1936, Gaumeisterschaft (Regional championship) +14 -1 =0 Bad Elster 1936 +5 -3 =1
Magdeburg 1937 +8 -0 =0. 1st, ahead of Engels, Rellstab, Sämisch... Bad Oeynhausen 1937, German Ch. +7 -5 =1
Bad Oeynhausen 1938, German Ch. +6 -8 =1

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