Kling, Josef




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1857  114  2144 (140) 2
1858  118  2143 (142) 0
1859  126  2142 (143) 0
1860  129  2141 (144) 0
1861  135  2139 (144) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Kling, Josef  
   Also known as: K-g
Born: 19 Mar. 1811
Died: 1 Dec. 1876
 
Notes:
Gaige gives date of death as 1 Dec. 1876. The Illustrated London News of 6 Jan. 1877 (p.23) gives date of death as 9 Dec. 1876.
 
References
Books
   Bird, Chess History and Reminiscences
   Burt, Bristol Chess Club, page 9
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 216
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 167
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 91, 171
Periodicals
   [BLL], 12 Apr. 1846, page 6
   [BLL], 12 Dec. 1847, page 5
   [ILN], vol. 37, 11 Aug. 1860, page 140
   [ILN], vol. 70, 6 Jan. 1877, page 23
   [Pal], vol. 5, 15 Apr. 1845, page 185
Web
   Burt, John.  [The Bristol Chess Club]

Tournament data

Manchester 1857 (2)     1st British Chess Association Congress Minor Section    
  Kling, J. - Rogers, H.H.     1 - 0    
  Kling, J. - Hughes, H.     1 - 0    
  Kling, J. - Owen, J.     0 - 1    
Bristol and London 1861     Bristol - London telegraph match    
  Kling, J. - Burden, F.     0.5 - 0.5