Leffmann, Karl




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1871  46  2373 (106) 4
1872  48  2374 (102) 0
1873  50  2374 (98) 0
1874  48  2374 (92) 0
1875  53  2375 (86) 0
1876  50  2375 (78) 0
1877  50  2376 (67) 11
1878  56  2361 (72) 0
1879  64  2346 (74) 0
1880  72  2331 (74) 0
1881  85  2316 (73) 0
1882  105  2302 (68) 0
1883  128  2287 (61) 18

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Leffmann, Karl  
Born: 1836
Died: 18 Aug. 1891
 
Notes:
Gaige says died age c55. Feenstra Kuiper has 'C. Leffmann'. Walker has 'Leffman' in Bell's Life in London (17 Jun3 1865, p.10) and 'C. Leffmann' in Bell's Life in London (7 Oct. 1871, p.5). The Crefeld 1871 tournament book has 'C. Leffmann'.
 
References
Books
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachturniere, page facing 33
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 243
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 205, 577
   Minckwitz, Neunte Rheinische Schachcongress, page 34
Periodicals
   [BLL], 17 June 1865, page 10
   [BLL], 7 Oct. 1871, page 5
   [Era], vol. 34, 26 Nov. 1871, page 4
Web
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]

Tournament data

Krefeld 1871 (2)     9th West German Chess Congress - Rheinisches Hauptturnier    
  Leffmann, K. - Hipp, F.A.     1 - 0    
  Leffmann, K. - Lichtenscheidt, R.     1 - 0    
  Leffmann, K. - Hammacher, E.     1 - 0    
  Leffmann, K. - Kockelkorn, K.     1 - 0    
Leipzig 1877     Leipzig Tournament     5  /  11
Nuremberg 1883 (5)     3rd German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     4  /  18


Player information updated: 5 May 2020