Hirschfeld, Philipp




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1860  2571 (54) 29
1861  11  2568 (61) 0
1862  12  2565 (63) 0
1863  11  2562 (62) 0
1864  2559 (56) 13
1865  12  2527 (59) 13
1866  14  2505 (68) 5
1867  16  2490 (78) 0
1868  18  2475 (86) 0
1869  20  2460 (93) 0
1870  23  2445 (99) 0
1871  28  2429 (103) 0
1872  29  2414 (108) 0
1873  35  2399 (111) 0
1874  39  2384 (114) 0
1875  47  2369 (117) 0
1876  51  2354 (119) 0
1877  56  2339 (121) 0
1878  60  2323 (122) 0
1879  68  2308 (123) 0
1880  82  2293 (124) 0
1881  102  2278 (124) 1
1882  112  2271 (127) 0
1883  128  2263 (130) 0
1884  145  2256 (132) 0
1885  164  2248 (134) 0
1886  170  2241 (136) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Hirschfeld, Philipp  
Born: 1 Oct. 1840
Died: 4 Oct. 1896
 
Notes:
Feenstra Kuiper has year of death as 1886. Gaige has year of death as 1896. Bell's Life in London (21 Apr. 1861, p.7) has name as 'Hirschfield', but then 'Hirschfeld' on 23 Jun. 1861 (p.1).
 
References
Books
   Cornil, Le Café de la Régence, page 128
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 82
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 174
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 140
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 233
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 135, 195, 229
   Winter, Chess Explorations, page 28
Periodicals
   [BLL], 21 Apr. 1861, page 7
   [BLL], 23 June 1861, page 1
   [CPC], vol. 3, Sep. 1861, page 265
   [Era], vol. 23, 17 Feb. 1861, page 5
   [Era], vol. 26, 20 Dec. 1863, page 4
   [Era], vol. 26, 27 Dec. 1863, page 4
   [Era], vol. 27, 20 Nov. 1864, page 6
   [ILN], vol. 72, 6 Apr. 1878, page 327
   [NYC], 14 Jan. 1865
Web
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 4783. Tandem chess]

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Anderssen, K.E.A. - Hirschfeld, P. 1860         (f)     16.5   -   12.5
Lowenthal, J.J. - Hirschfeld, P. 1864         (c)     0.5   -   0.5
Kolisch, I. - Hirschfeld, P. 1864 (1)         (f)     4   -   4
Kolisch, I. - Hirschfeld, P. 1864 (2)         (f)     2   -   2
Suhle, B. - Hirschfeld, P. 1865         (f)     8   -   1
Hirschfeld, P. - Harrwitz, D. 1865         (c)     3   -   1
Urusov, S.S. - Hirschfeld, P. 1866         (f)     3   -   2

Tournament data

London 1881 (1)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Hirschfeld, P. - Mason, Ja.     0 - 1    
London 1886 (1)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Hirschfeld, P. - Lord, F.W.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 16 Jul. 2017