Dubois, Serafino




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1846  19  2477 (79) 150
1847  15  2488 (82) 0
1848  11  2499 (84) 0
1849  13  2510 (84) 0
1850  11  2521 (83) 0
1851  2532 (81) 0
1852  2543 (76) 0
1853  2554 (70) 0
1854  2565 (61) 0
1855  2576 (48) 65
1856  2573 (58) 13
1857  2575 (63) 4
1858  2577 (66) 0
1859  10  2579 (67) 0
1860  11  2581 (64) 0
1861  2583 (57) 0
1862  2585 (44) 49
1863  10  2564 (56) 8
1864  12  2547 (69) 0
1865  12  2530 (79) 0
1866  14  2514 (88) 0
1867  17  2497 (95) 0
1868  20  2480 (101) 0
1869  25  2464 (106) 0
1870  29  2447 (110) 0
1871  30  2430 (114) 0
1872  34  2414 (118) 0
1873  38  2397 (121) 0
1874  45  2380 (123) 0
1875  54  2364 (126) 0
1876  61  2347 (128) 0
1877  65  2330 (129) 0
1878  70  2314 (131) 0
1879  81  2297 (132) 0
1880  96  2280 (133) 2

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Dubois, Serafino  
Born: 10 Oct. 1817
Died: 15 Jan. 1899
 
Notes:
Name given as 'Séraphin Dubois' in Le Palamède. Date of birth given as 1820 in the Chess Monthly of July 1858 (p.218).
 
References
Books
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 78
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 99
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 89
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 36, 574
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 96
   Sunnucks, Encyclopaedia of Chess, page 114
Periodicals
   [BLL], 19 July 1846, page 3
   [CMNY], vol. 2, July 1858, page 217
   [CPC], vol. 3, Sep. 1855, page 331
   [CPM], vol. 2, Nov. 1864, page 351
   [Era], vol. 18, 6 Jan. 1856, page 13
   [Pal], vol. 5, 15 May 1845, page 226
   [Pal], vol. 6, 15 June 1846, page 284
   [Pal], vol. 6, 15 Oct. 1846, page 466
   [Str], vol. 2, 15 Nov. 1868, page 251
   [WP], vol. 5, 1 Sep. 1872, page 66
Web
   Sarah.  [Biographies of Prince Dadian]
   Sericano, C.  [Serafino Dubois]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Collected results, 1836-1863]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Serafino Dubois, Part One]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Serafino Dubois, Part Two]

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

Dubois, S. - Wyvill, M. 1846 (1)         (c)     55   -   26
Dubois, S. - Wyvill, M. 1846 (2)         (c)     30   -   39      Dubois, S. gave odds of pawn and move
Dubois, S. - Lecrivain, L.S. 1855         (s)     4   -   1
Dubois, S. - de Riviere, J.A. 1855         (f)     22.5   -   9.5
Dubois, S. - Seguin, C.A. 1855         (f)     5   -   1
Dubois, S. - Budzynski, W. 1855         (f)     13.5   -   6.5
Tassinari, G. - Dubois, S. 1855         (c)     1   -   1
Dubois, S. - Kowsky 1856         (f)     11.5   -   1.5
Dubois, S. - Vitzthum von Eckstadt, C.W. 1857         (c)     4   -   0
de Riviere, J.A. - Dubois, S. 1862         (c)     2.5   -   0.5
Anderssen (offhand) - Dubois, S. 1862         (c)     1   -   0
Steinitz, W. - Dubois, S. 1862         (f)     5.5   -   3.5
Dubois, S. - Green, V. 1862 (1)         (f)     5.5   -   0.5      Dubois, S. gave odds of pawn and move
Dubois, S. - Green, V. 1862 (2)         (f)     5   -   0      Dubois, S. gave odds of pawn and move
Dubois, S. - Bonetti, C. 1862         (f)     11.5   -   1.5
Dubois, S. - Kennedy, H.A. 1862         (f)     1   -   0
Dubois, S. - Green, V. 1863         (f)     6   -   2      Dubois, S. gave odds of pawn and move
Dubois, S. - Smalt 1864         (c)     2   -   0
Dadiani, A.D. - Dubois, S. 1880         (s)     1   -   1

Tournament data

London, England 1862 (3)     British Chess Association Congress - Grand Tournament     6.5  /  10
  Dubois, S. - Steinitz, W.     1 - 0    


Player information updated: 5 May 2020