Buck, Charles




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1881  374  2015 (63) 30
1882  441  1984 (63) 24
1883  513  1976 (75) 0
1884  554  1968 (85) 0
1885  573  1960 (94) 0
1886  576  1952 (101) 0
1887  576  1944 (108) 0
1888  573  1936 (113) 0
1889  572  1928 (119) 0
1890  604  1920 (123) 0
1891  624  1911 (128) 0
1892  655  1903 (132) 0
1893  683  1895 (135) 0
1894  724  1887 (139) 0
1895  723  1879 (142) 0
1896  729  1871 (145) 0
1897  751  1863 (147) 0
1898  737  1855 (150) 0
1899  764  1847 (152) 1
1900  783  1842 (155) 0
1901  798  1837 (158) 0
1902  785  1833 (161) 0
1903  784  1828 (164) 0
1904  827  1823 (166) 0
1905  858  1818 (169) 0
1906  855  1814 (171) 0
1907  879  1809 (173) 0
1908  866  1804 (176) 0
1909  952  1799 (178) 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, no. 1, 1 Oct. 1882, page 6
   [BCC], vol. 3, no. 9, 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