Dubois, Serafino




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1846  19  2474 (79) 150
1847  15  2486 (82) 0
1848  13  2497 (84) 0
1849  14  2508 (84) 0
1850  12  2519 (83) 0
1851  2530 (81) 0
1852  2541 (76) 0
1853  2552 (70) 0
1854  2563 (61) 0
1855  2575 (48) 65
1856  2571 (58) 13
1857  2574 (63) 4
1858  2576 (67) 0
1859  10  2578 (67) 0
1860  11  2580 (64) 0
1861  2582 (57) 0
1862  2584 (44) 49
1863  10  2563 (56) 8
1864  12  2547 (69) 0
1865  13  2530 (79) 0
1866  15  2513 (88) 0
1867  18  2497 (95) 0
1868  19  2480 (101) 0
1869  25  2463 (106) 0
1870  27  2446 (110) 0
1871  28  2430 (114) 0
1872  30  2413 (118) 0
1873  38  2396 (121) 0
1874  43  2379 (123) 0
1875  52  2363 (126) 0
1876  58  2346 (128) 0
1877  60  2329 (129) 0
1878  67  2313 (131) 0
1879  76  2296 (132) 0
1880  92  2279 (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