Augustin Neumann

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Augustin Neumann

Augustin Neumann (23 May 1879 – February 1906) was an Austrian chess master.

He tied for 3rd-5th at Vienna 1901/02 (Julius Perlis won); took 2nd, behind Leopold Loewy, Jr at Vienna 1902 (Quadrangular);[1] took 3rd at Hannover 1902 (13th DSB–Congress, Hauptturnier, Walter John won);[2] took 5th at Hilversum 1903 (Paul Leonhardt won);[3] tied for 4-5th at Vienna 1904 (Carl Schlechter won).[4]

Augustin Neumann won at Coburg 1904, after a playoff against Milan Vidmar (14th DSB–Congress, Hauptturnier A),[5] which earned him the master title of the German Chess Federation. Neumann tied for 4-6th at Barmen 1905 (B tourn, Leo Fleischmann won);[6] and tied for 7-9th at Vienna 1905 (Schlechter won).[7]

He died in a hospital, at the age of 26.[8]


  1. ^ Edo Ratings, Neumann, A
  2. ^ Berliner Schachverband :: Walter John Archived October 6, 2007, at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ Welcome to the Chessmetrics site Archived April 14, 2006, at the Wayback Machine.
  4. ^ wien
  5. ^ coburgb
  6. ^ barmenb
  7. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on July 4, 2007. Retrieved December 10, 2011.  Name Index to Jeremy Gaige's Chess Tournament Crosstables, An Electronic Edition, Anders Thulin, Malmö, 2004-09-01
  8. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2007-10-26. Retrieved 2007-07-16.  Chess facts and fables by Edward Winter

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