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Oscar Conrad Mueller
Number of games in database: 46
Years covered: 1890 to 1925
Overall record: +10 -29 =7 (29.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Jan-13-1860, died Jan-14-1935, 75 years old) Germany (federation/nationality United Kingdom)

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He was born in Berlin and died in Hackney, London.

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 46  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. O C Mueller vs Tarrasch 0-1751890ManchesterD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
2. F Lee vs O C Mueller  ½-½411890ManchesterC46 Three Knights
3. O C Mueller vs J Mortimer  ½-½241890ManchesterD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
4. Tinsley vs O C Mueller  1-0431890ManchesterD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
5. O C Mueller vs L Van Vliet 1-0381890ManchesterA10 English
6. Von Scheve vs O C Mueller  0-1321890ManchesterC62 Ruy Lopez, Old Steinitz Defense
7. O C Mueller vs Blackburne  0-1181890ManchesterD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
8. O C Mueller vs Gunsberg  0-1411890ManchesterE14 Queen's Indian
9. C D Locock vs O C Mueller  ½-½321890ManchesterB25 Sicilian, Closed
10. O C Mueller vs Owen  1-0351890ManchesterD02 Queen's Pawn Game
11. O C Mueller vs J Mason  0-1211890ManchesterD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
12. W Gunston vs O C Mueller 1-0381890ManchesterC67 Ruy Lopez
13. O C Mueller vs E Thorold  1-0341890ManchesterC42 Petrov Defense
14. O C Mueller vs W H Grundy 0-1181891Simpson's DivanC45 Scotch Game
15. Lasker vs O C Mueller 1-0231891Exhibition gameC67 Ruy Lopez
16. O C Mueller vs Loman  0-1261895MatchC31 King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit
17. O C Mueller vs Teichmann 0-1391896Simpson's Divan TournamentC60 Ruy Lopez
18. Loman vs O C Mueller  1-0421897EnglandC70 Ruy Lopez
19. O C Mueller vs E O Jones 0-1251899London-BD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
20. O C Mueller vs E M Jackson  1-0331899London-BC77 Ruy Lopez
21. J Esser vs O C Mueller  1-0551899London-BC66 Ruy Lopez
22. G A Schott vs O C Mueller  1-0241901Yorkshire - Kent corr mC46 Three Knights
23. O C Mueller vs F Lee  ½-½381904LondonD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
24. H Shoosmith vs O C Mueller  1-0301904LondonD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
25. O C Mueller vs A Curnock  1-0411904LondonC74 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
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Name: Oscar Conrad Müller
Birthdate: ca 1860
Nationality: ENG

His name looks German...

May-26-16  zanzibar: Muller, Müller, or Mueller?

While investigating this, I found a batgirl article written by the player, in 1931, about Simpson's Divan:

I wonder how the name was spelled in the article? Was it like Sarah's Müller?

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  keypusher: <May-26-16
Premium Chessgames Member zanzibar: Muller, Müller, or Mueller? While investigating this, I found a batgirl article written by the player, in 1931, about Simpson's Divan:

The German Muller with an umlaut can be rendered as Mueller or Muller in English (or the umlaut can be retained), just as Hubner with an umlaut can be rendered as Hubner or Huebner. So all three spellings for Mueller were probably used at one time or another.

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  Gregor Samsa Mendel: I have a 1945 book of combinations by Luis Argentino Palau, where the only information given regarding the following position is that white is "O. Müller."

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White wins with 1 Rd1 Rd2 2 Re1.

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