Buck, Charles




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1881  356  2017 (63) 30
1882  418  1986 (63) 24
1883  485  1978 (76) 0
1884  525  1970 (86) 0
1885  543  1962 (94) 0
1886  555  1954 (101) 0
1887  555  1946 (108) 0
1888  552  1937 (113) 0
1889  557  1929 (119) 0
1890  586  1921 (123) 0
1891  599  1913 (128) 0
1892  630  1905 (132) 0
1893  662  1897 (135) 0
1894  680  1889 (139) 0
1895  661  1881 (142) 0
1896  675  1873 (145) 0
1897  678  1865 (147) 0
1898  663  1856 (150) 0
1899  681  1848 (152) 1
1900  688  1844 (155) 0
1901  718  1839 (158) 0
1902  704  1834 (161) 0
1903  709  1829 (164) 0
1904  760  1824 (167) 0
1905  781  1820 (169) 0
1906  781  1815 (171) 0
1907  800  1810 (174) 0
1908  796  1805 (176) 0
1909  877  1801 (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