Leffmann, Karl




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1871  44  2374 (106) 4
1872  44  2374 (102) 0
1873  46  2375 (98) 0
1874  44  2375 (92) 0
1875  47  2375 (86) 0
1876  48  2376 (78) 0
1877  46  2376 (67) 11
1878  51  2361 (72) 0
1879  58  2347 (74) 0
1880  68  2332 (75) 0
1881  82  2317 (73) 0
1882  101  2302 (68) 0
1883  123  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