Robertson, David




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1892  338  2143 (71) 1
1893  315  2157 (58) 19
1894  316  2159 (56) 14
1895  342  2146 (64) 0
1896  356  2134 (68) 0
1897  382  2121 (70) 0
1898  422  2108 (68) 0
1899  446  2095 (63) 18
1900  471  2090 (75) 0
1901  501  2085 (84) 0
1902  527  2080 (92) 0
1903  546  2075 (99) 0
1904  579  2069 (105) 0
1905  601  2064 (110) 0
1906  624  2059 (114) 0
1907  652  2054 (118) 0
1908  668  2049 (122) 0
1909  728  2043 (125) 0
1910  730  2038 (128) 0
1911  762  2033 (131) 0
1912  768  2028 (133) 0
1913  769  2022 (135) 0
1914  744  2017 (137) 0
1915  713  2012 (138) 0
1916  711  2007 (140) 0
1917  711  2002 (141) 0
1918  733  1996 (142) 0
1919  754  1991 (143) 0
1920  834  1986 (143) 0
1921  908  1981 (144) 0
1922  926  1976 (144) 0
1923  1029  1970 (144) 0
1924  1092  1965 (144) 0
1925  1155  1960 (144) 0
1926  1209  1955 (144) 2

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Robertson, David Charles  
   Also known as: Dr. D.C. Robertson
Born: 1861
Died: 9 May 1951
 
Notes:
The Montreal Gazette of 10 May 1951 (p.10) says that he died the day before at the age of 89, which puts his date of birth between 11-05-1861 and 10-05-1862.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 231
   Hilbert, Writings in Chess History, page 10
   Hilbert, Young Marshall, page 6
   Skinner and Verhoeven, Alexander Alekhine's Chess Games, page 203
Periodicals
   [MoG], 10 May 1951, page 10
Web
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 4738. Marshall's early years]
   Wright, Stephen.  [Early Canadian Championships]

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

Lasker, Em. - Robertson, D.C. 1892         (f)     1   -   0
Steinitz, W. - Robertson, D.C. 1893         (c)     1   -   0

Tournament data

Montreal 1893 (2)     1st Montreal Club Championship     11.5  /  18
Montreal 1894     21st Canadian Championship     7.5  /  14
Montreal 1899 (2)     Montreal Club Championship     9.5  /  18
Montreal 1926 (1)     Montreal Club Championship     8  /  11


Player information updated: 18 Mar. 2024