Clark, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1899  679  1929 (94) 8
1900  680  1937 (91) 0
1901  673  1945 (87) 0
1902  661  1953 (81) 0
1903  650  1961 (74) 0
1904  676  1969 (64) 13
1905  666  1993 (65) 0
1906  654  2016 (63) 8
1907  591  2062 (66) 1
1908  488  2119 (66) 0
1909  440  2176 (63) 0
1910  318  2233 (56) 8
1911  287  2257 (53) 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
New York 1914 (7)     Manhattan Chess Club - Brooklyn Chess Club Match    
  Clark, J.L. - Farley, P.A.     1 - 0    


Player information updated: 5 Sept. 2020