Golombek, Harry




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1931  507  2222 (47) 11
1932  449  2238 (35) 38
1933  420  2248 (32) 44
1934  352  2274 (38) 11
1935  291  2299 (36) 25
1936  251  2315 (39) 9
1937  193  2338 (32) 41
1938  172  2349 (34) 26
1939  171  2343 (33) 42
1940  105  2365 (41) 26

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Golombek, Harry  
Born: 1 Mar. 1911
Died: 7 Jan. 1995
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1931-1935, page 384
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1936-1940, page 354
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 144
   Woodger, Reuben Fine, page 350

Tournament data

Worcester, England 1931 (2)     24th British Chess Federation Congress - Major Open Tournament     5.5  /  11
Hastings 1932 (2)     12th Hastings Christmas Congress - Premier Reserves Tournament     2  /  9
London, England 1932 (4)     London Premier Reserve Tournament     8  /  11
Cambridge 1932 (2)     Cambridge Easter Congress - Major A     5.5  /  7
London, England 1932 (7)     25th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     4.5  /  11
Hastings 1933 (2)     13th Hastings Christmas Congress - Premier Reserves Tournament     4  /  9
Folkestone 1933 (1)     Folkestone Congress - Premier Tournament     6.5  /  11
Hastings 1933 (3)     26th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     4.5  /  10
London, England 1933 (2)     43rd City of London Club Championship     7.5  /  14
Chester 1934 (2)     27th British Chess Federation Championship     6  /  11
Yarmouth 1935 (1)     28th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     7  /  11
Warsaw 1935 (2)     6th Olympiad     7.5  /  14
Hastings 1936 (1)     16th Hastings Christmas Congress - Premier Tournament     3.5  /  9
Margate 1937 (3)     Margate Premier Reserves - Section B     7  /  9
Blackpool 1937     30th British Championship     6  /  11
Stockholm 1937 (3)     7th Olympiad     8  /  16
London, England 1937 (4)     London Tournament     4  /  5
Margate 1938 (1)     Margate Premier Tournament     4.5  /  9
London, England 1938 (1)     England - Netherlands Team Match    
  Golombek, H. - van Scheltinga, T.D.     0 - 2    
Antwerp 1938     Antwerp Tournament     6  /  7
Brighton 1938 (1)     31st British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     7.5  /  11
Hastings 1939 (1)     19th Hastings Christmas Congress - Premier Tournament     4  /  9
Margate 1939 (1)     Margate Premier Tournament     3.5  /  9
Buenos Aires 1939 (1)     8th Olympiad - Qualifying Group 1     2  /  4
Montevideo 1939     Millington Drake International Tournament     5.5  /  7
London, England 1939 (1)     Hampstead Invitational Tournament     5.5  /  11
The Hague 1939     Holland - Great Britain Match    
  Golombek, H. - van Scheltinga, T.D.     1 - 1    
London, England 1940 (1)     London Easter Congress     7.5  /  9
London, England 1940 (3)     National Centre Club Championship - Preliminary Section B     8  /  11
London, England 1940 (4)     National Centre Club Championship - Final     3  /  6


Player information updated: 13 Feb. 2024