Hirschfeld, Philipp




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1860  2576 (54) 29
1861  10  2572 (61) 0
1862  11  2568 (63) 0
1863  10  2564 (62) 0
1864  2560 (56) 13
1865  12  2530 (59) 13
1866  15  2508 (68) 5
1867  16  2493 (78) 0
1868  18  2477 (86) 0
1869  21  2462 (93) 0
1870  24  2447 (99) 0
1871  27  2432 (103) 0
1872  29  2417 (108) 0
1873  37  2401 (111) 0
1874  40  2386 (114) 0
1875  47  2371 (117) 0
1876  52  2356 (119) 0
1877  55  2341 (121) 0
1878  58  2325 (122) 0
1879  67  2310 (123) 0
1880  81  2295 (124) 0
1881  101  2280 (124) 1
1882  113  2272 (127) 0
1883  131  2265 (130) 0
1884  146  2258 (132) 0
1885  163  2250 (134) 0
1886  171  2243 (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
   [Str], vol. 2, 15 Oct. 1868, page 218
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: 21 Sept. 2017