Clark, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1899  598  1940 (94) 8
1900  591  1946 (91) 0
1901  601  1952 (87) 0
1902  597  1958 (81) 0
1903  595  1964 (74) 0
1904  635  1970 (64) 13
1905  629  1994 (66) 0
1906  619  2019 (63) 8
1907  566  2066 (66) 1
1908  472  2122 (66) 0
1909  430  2179 (63) 0
1910  309  2236 (56) 8
1911  278  2261 (54) 24

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Clark, John Levi  
Born: 8 Jan. 1881
Died: 30 June 1967
 
Notes:
There appear to have been players named 'J.H. Clark' and 'J.W. Clark' as well as 'John Levi Clark' playing in the same places around the same time. It is often not clear which of these players played in a given event.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 302
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 72
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 48
Web
   Jirousek, Jim.  [1899 Nebraska's First Tourn. & Champ]
   [John Levi Clark]

Tournament data

Dannebrog 1899     1st Nebraska Chess Assocation Tourney     4.5  /  8
Saint Louis 1904 (2)     7th American Chess Congress - Minor Tournament     2.5  /  13
Chicago 1906 (2)     7th Western Chess Association Tournament - Section 2     1  /  8
London, England and New York 1907 (2)     7th Anglo-American Universities Cable Match    
  Clark, J.L. - Roughton, N.J.     0 - 1    
Rochester, New York 1910 (1)     23rd New York State Chess Association Master Tournament     5  /  8
Excelsior 1911     12th Western Chess Association Tournament     7.5  /  13
Boston, Massachusetts 1911     Boston Chess Club Championship     10  /  12


Player information updated: 5 Sept. 2020