Platz, Joseph




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1924  571  2166 (75) 7
1925  528  2189 (74) 0
1926  468  2211 (71) 0
1927  435  2233 (65) 0
1928  381  2255 (55) 9
1929  392  2255 (50) 15
1930  421  2247 (59) 0
1931  456  2238 (63) 0
1932  474  2230 (63) 0
1933  513  2222 (60) 0
1934  543  2214 (52) 13
1935  551  2215 (54) 1
1936  550  2212 (51) 6
1937  471  2231 (48) 11
1938  399  2250 (48) 9
1939  329  2260 (49) 10
1940  257  2256 (53) 14

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Platz, Joseph  
   Also known as: Dr. Joseph Platz
Born: 11 Apr. 1905
Died: 30 Dec. 1981
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1921-1930, page 334
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1931-1935, page 398
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1936-1940, page 368
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 333
   Goldman, Carl Schlechter!, page 525
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 204

Tournament data

Cologne 1924     Rhine Championship     3.5  /  7
Karlsruhe 1928     Rhine Championship     7.5  /  9
Duisburg 1929 (1)     26th German Chess Federation Congress - Hauptturnier A1     4.5  /  7
Duisburg 1929 (4)     26th German Chess Federation Congress - Hauptturnier A Siegergruppe     3.5  /  8
New York 1934 (1)     Manhattan Club Championship     4.5  /  13
Philadelphia 1935     Manhattan Club - Mercantile Library Club Match    
  Platz, J. - Winkelman, B.F.     1 - 0    
New York 1936 (10)     Manhattan Club Championship     1  /  6
New York 1937 (1)     Manhattan Club Championship     4  /  11
New York 1938 (2)     Manhattann Club - Marshall Club Match    
  Platz, J. - Santasiere, A.E.     0.5 - 0.5    
New York 1938 (5)     Manhattan Club - Marshall Club Match    
  Platz, J. - Mott-Smith, K.O.     0 - 1    
New York 1938 (6)     Manhattan Club Championship     4  /  7
New York 1939 (3)     Manhattan Club - Marshall Club Match    
  Platz, J. - Schlesinger, P.T.     1 - 0    
Hamilton, New York 1939     61st New York State Chess Association Championship     4  /  9
New York 1939 (13)     Manhattan Club - New Jersey League Match    
  Platz, J. - Malzberg, N.     1 - 0    
New York 1940 (9)     Manhattan Club Championship     8.5  /  15


Player information updated: 13 Feb. 2024