Falkbeer, Ernst




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1850  25  2433 (70) 31
1851  26  2443 (67) 3
1852  23  2451 (66) 0
1853  19  2459 (61) 0
1854  12  2467 (51) 20
1855  11  2463 (43) 29
1856  11  2479 (43) 19
1857  15  2486 (44) 17
1858  16  2493 (41) 38
1859  15  2494 (47) 22
1860  28  2452 (55) 0
1861  39  2410 (56) 0
1862  48  2369 (50) 31

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Falkbeer, Ernst Karl  
Born: 27 June 1819
Died: 14 Dec. 1885
 
Notes:
The Vistula website, which give the excerpt on Falkbeer from MacDonnell, gives dates 1826-1886.
 
References
Books
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 79
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 114
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 113
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 99
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 110
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 91, 199
Periodicals
   [BLL], 15 Dec. 1850, page 5
   [ST], 26 Apr. 1857, page supp.4
Web
   Alberti, Marco A.  [Karl Ernst Falkbeer]
   MacDonnell, G.A.  [Ernest Falkbeer]
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]

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

Hamppe, C. - Falkbeer, E.K. 1850         (c)     16   -   15
Anderssen, K.E.A. - Falkbeer, E.K. 1851         (f)     2   -   1
Szen, J. - Falkbeer, E.K. 1854         (f)     10   -   10
Brien, R.B. - Falkbeer, E.K. 1855 (1)         (f)     8.5   -   6.5
Falkbeer, E.K. - Green, V. 1855         (f)     2   -   4      Falkbeer, E.K. gave odds of pawn and move
Falkbeer, E.K. - Greenaway, F.E. 1855         (c)     0.5   -   0.5
Brien, R.B. - Falkbeer, E.K. 1855 (2)         (f)     1.5   -   2.5
Falkbeer, E.K. - Zytogorski, A. 1855         (f)     2   -   1
Bird, H.E. - Falkbeer, E.K. 1856         (f)     2   -   1
Falkbeer, E.K. - Bird, H.E. 1857         (f)     7.5   -   6.5
Campbell, Jos.G. - Falkbeer, E.K. 1857         (f)     1.5   -   1.5
Falkbeer, E.K. - Wilson (5) 1858         (c)     1   -   0
Falkbeer, E.K. - Bloundell 1859 (1)         (f)     2   -   0      Falkbeer, E.K. gave odds of pawn and move
Falkbeer, E.K. - Bloundell 1859 (2)         (f)     2   -   0      Falkbeer, E.K. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Falkbeer, E.K. - Bloundell 1859 (3)         (f)     2   -   0      Falkbeer, E.K. gave odds of a knight
Falkbeer, E.K. - Bloundell 1859 (4)         (f)     1   -   1      Falkbeer, E.K. gave odds of a rook
Falkbeer, E.K. - Green, V. 1862 (1)         (f)     7.5   -   3.5
Falkbeer, E.K. - Green, V. 1862 (2)         (f)     4   -   4      Falkbeer, E.K. gave odds of the exchange
Falkbeer, E.K. - Green, V. 1862 (3)         (f)     0.5   -   2.5
Falkbeer, E.K. - Green, V. 1862 (4)         (f)     4   -   3

Tournament data

London 1856 (1)     McDonnell Chess Club Tournament    
  Falkbeer, E.K. - Janssens, F.G.     4 - 0    
  Falkbeer, E.K. - Barnes, T.W.     2 - 3    
  Falkbeer, E.K. - de Szabo, E.     3.5 - 2.5    
  Falkbeer, E.K. - Barnes, T.W.     1 - 0    
Birmingham and London 1858     2nd British Chess Association Congress    
  Falkbeer, E.K. - Ingleby, C.M.     3.5 - 1.5    
  Falkbeer, E.K. - de Saint-Amant, P.C.F.     2 - 1    
  Falkbeer, E.K. - Brien, R.B.     3.5 - 2.5    
  Falkbeer, E.K. - Lowenthal, J.J.     3 - 5    
London 1858     Philidorian Chess Rooms Pools     8  /  16
London 1859 (2)     Purssell's Chess Rooms Handicap    
  Falkbeer, E.K. - Sonneborn (1)     2 - 0          Falkbeer, E.K. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Falkbeer, E.K. - Bird, H.E.     2.5 - 1.5    
  Falkbeer, E.K. - Walters (2)     2 - 1          Falkbeer, E.K. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Falkbeer, E.K. - Reeves, H.A.     4 - 3          Falkbeer, E.K. gave odds of pawn and two moves
London 1862 (4)     Handicap Tournament (5th British Chess Association?)    
  Falkbeer, E.K. - Stockil, W.     2 - 0          Falkbeer, E.K. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Falkbeer, E.K. - Hannah, J.W.     0 - 2          Falkbeer, E.K. gave odds of the move


Player information updated: 16 Jul. 2017