Buck, Charles




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1881  365  2014 (63) 30
1882  429  1983 (63) 24
1883  497  1975 (76) 0
1884  537  1967 (86) 0
1885  552  1959 (94) 0
1886  564  1951 (101) 0
1887  563  1943 (108) 0
1888  557  1935 (113) 0
1889  567  1927 (119) 0
1890  594  1919 (123) 0
1891  609  1911 (128) 0
1892  639  1903 (132) 0
1893  673  1895 (135) 0
1894  697  1887 (139) 0
1895  696  1879 (142) 0
1896  696  1871 (145) 0
1897  705  1862 (147) 0
1898  687  1854 (150) 0
1899  702  1846 (152) 1
1900  719  1842 (155) 0
1901  741  1837 (158) 0
1902  728  1832 (161) 0
1903  730  1827 (164) 0
1904  782  1823 (166) 0
1905  810  1818 (169) 0
1906  809  1813 (171) 0
1907  841  1808 (174) 0
1908  825  1804 (176) 0
1909  913  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, 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