Number of games in database: 136
Years covered: 1936 to 1987
Overall record: +34 -41 =60 (47.4%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
1 exhibition game, blitz/rapid, odds game, etc. is excluded from this statistic.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
M Stark vs Shainswit, 1943 0-1
Shainswit vs D Brummer, 1965 1-0
Shainswit vs P R Geffe, 1940 1-0
J W Collins vs Shainswit, 1938 0-1
Shainswit vs J Levin, 1943 1-0
A Di Camillo vs Shainswit, 1944 0-1
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
Ventnor City (1943)
Ventnor City (1944)
United States Championship (1948)
Ventnor City (1942)
United States Championship (1940)
Dubrovnik Olympiad (1950)
GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
American Chess Bulletin 1944 by Phony Benoni
Ventnor City 1942 by Phony Benoni
American Chess Bulletin 1943 by Phony Benoni
Ventnor City 1943 by Phony Benoni
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Last updated: 2021-08-30 01:55:57
(born Jan-03-1918, died Sep-05-1997, 79 years old) United States of America
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George Shainswit was born in New York City, New York, USA. He played in five US Championships and represented the US at the 1950 Olympiad at Dubrovnik. Shainswit tied for first place with Arnold Denker in the 1950 Manhattan Chess Club championship. He passed away in New York in 1997.
| page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 136
|1. Shainswit vs Kashdan
|| ||0-1||34||1936||New York State-ch||D37 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|2. J W Collins vs Shainswit
||0-1||22||1938||Metropolitan Chess League||D51 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|3. C Jaffe vs Shainswit
|| ||0-1||45||1938||USA Ch prel C||B03 Alekhine's Defense|
|4. Fine vs Shainswit
|| ||1-0||33||1938||USA-ch||A20 English|
|5. Shainswit vs A Simonson
|| ||0-1||41||1938||USA-ch||D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|6. Reshevsky vs Shainswit
||1-0||37||1938||USA-ch||D30 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|7. Dake vs Shainswit
|| ||1-0||24||1938||USA-ch||D62 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack|
|8. F Reinfeld vs Shainswit
|9. Shainswit vs S Bernstein
|| ||1-0||41||1938||USA-ch||A06 Reti Opening|
|10. Kashdan vs Shainswit
||1-0||23||1938||USA-ch||B03 Alekhine's Defense|
|11. Shainswit vs J W Collins
|| ||1-0||39||1938||ACF Congress||D30 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|12. Kashdan vs Shainswit
||1-0||32||1938||39th ACF Congress. Final||D62 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack|
|13. Shainswit vs Denker
|| ||1-0||36||1940||United States Championship||D51 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|14. S Bernstein vs Shainswit
|| ||½-½||19||1940||United States Championship||C01 French, Exchange|
|15. Shainswit vs G Littman
|| ||½-½||36||1940||United States Championship||A40 Queen's Pawn Game|
|16. M L Hanauer vs Shainswit
|| ||½-½||24||1940||United States Championship||A22 English|
|17. Shainswit vs D S Polland
|| ||½-½||46||1940||United States Championship||E60 King's Indian Defense|
|18. Reshevsky vs Shainswit
|| ||½-½||30||1940||United States Championship||D60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense|
|19. Shainswit vs W Adams
|| ||½-½||17||1940||United States Championship||A29 English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto|
|20. Kashdan vs Shainswit
|| ||1-0||26||1940||United States Championship||D63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense|
|21. Shainswit vs A Pinkus
|| ||0-1||27||1940||United States Championship||D70 Neo-Grunfeld Defense|
|22. F Reinfeld vs Shainswit
|| ||½-½||21||1940||United States Championship||D62 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack|
|23. Shainswit vs Kupchik
|| ||½-½||44||1940||United States Championship||A49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4|
|24. Fine vs Shainswit
|| ||1-0||37||1940||United States Championship||E04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3|
|25. Shainswit vs H Seidman
|| ||½-½||27||1940||United States Championship||E17 Queen's Indian|
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|Oct-05-06|| ||Resignation Trap: George Shainswit was born in New York City on January 3, 1918.|
He was a participant in five US Championship tournaments: 1938, 1940, 1944, 1948 and 1951.
He also represented the USA in the Dubrovnik Olympiad of 1950.
Shainswit died in New York City on September 5, 1997.
|Jan-03-14|| ||Eastfrisian: A photo of him can be found here: http://www.chess.com/forum/view/gen... |
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