Buck, Charles




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1881  370  2010 (63) 30
1882  437  1980 (63) 24
1883  505  1972 (76) 0
1884  545  1964 (86) 0
1885  555  1956 (94) 0
1886  567  1948 (101) 0
1887  567  1940 (108) 0
1888  562  1932 (114) 0
1889  569  1924 (119) 0
1890  598  1916 (123) 0
1891  613  1908 (128) 0
1892  644  1900 (132) 0
1893  674  1892 (135) 0
1894  699  1884 (139) 0
1895  700  1876 (142) 0
1896  696  1868 (145) 0
1897  708  1860 (147) 0
1898  688  1852 (150) 0
1899  703  1844 (152) 1
1900  719  1839 (155) 0
1901  743  1834 (159) 0
1902  729  1830 (161) 0
1903  730  1825 (164) 0
1904  781  1820 (167) 0
1905  817  1816 (169) 0
1906  809  1811 (172) 0
1907  840  1806 (174) 0
1908  826  1801 (176) 0
1909  914  1797 (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