Buck, Charles




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1881  387  1980 (64) 30
1882  453  1949 (64) 24
1883  513  1942 (76) 0
1884  559  1934 (86) 0
1885  571  1927 (95) 0
1886  575  1919 (102) 0
1887  574  1912 (109) 0
1888  567  1904 (114) 0
1889  572  1897 (120) 0
1890  598  1890 (124) 0
1891  611  1882 (129) 0
1892  651  1875 (133) 0
1893  678  1867 (136) 0
1894  700  1860 (140) 0
1895  678  1852 (143) 0
1896  693  1845 (146) 0
1897  688  1837 (149) 0
1898  666  1830 (151) 0
1899  679  1822 (154) 1
1900  693  1818 (157) 0
1901  721  1813 (160) 0
1902  713  1809 (163) 0
1903  717  1805 (166) 0
1904  772  1800 (168) 0
1905  793  1796 (171) 0
1906  784  1791 (173) 0
1907  800  1787 (175) 0
1908  801  1782 (177) 0
1909  875  1778 (179) 2

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Buck, Charles Francis  
Born: 5 Nov. 1841
Died: 19 Jan. 1918
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 57
   New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club, New Orleans Club 1882, page 25
Periodicals
   [BCC], vol. 1, 1 Oct. 1882, page 6
   [BCC], vol. 3, 15 June 1885, page 130
Web
   Kingston, Taylor.  [Pages from a Difficult Life], page 4
   Russell, Hanon W.  [The Match Steinitz v. Zukertort, Part One], page 2
   Sarah.  [Chess, Checkers and Whist Club]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Charles A. Buck, Or, Daring to Contradict Lawson], page 1
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 5173. Steinitz and who?]

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Corzo, J. - Buck, C.F. 1899         (s)     1   -   0
Capablanca, J.R. - Buck, C.F. 1909         (c)     2   -   0

Tournament data

New Orleans 1881 (2)     2nd New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club Tournament     15.5  /  30
New Orleans 1882     3rd New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club Tournament     9  /  24


Player information updated: 4 Mar. 2020