Falkbeer, Ernst




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1850  20  2477 (61) 31
1851  20  2481 (56) 6
1852  13  2488 (52) 20
1853  14  2477 (56) 0
1854  12  2466 (53) 0
1855  12  2456 (43) 29
1856  12  2472 (44) 19
1857  18  2479 (44) 17
1858  20  2485 (41) 38
1859  19  2485 (47) 22
1860  32  2443 (55) 0
1861  42  2400 (56) 0
1862  49  2358 (50) 31

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Falkbeer, Ernst Karl  
Born: 27 June 1819
Died: 14 Dec. 1885
 
Notes:
The Vistula website, which give the excerpt on Falkbeer from MacDonnell, gives dates 1826-1886.
 
References
Books
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 79
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 114
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 113
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 99
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 110
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 91, 199
Periodicals
   [BLL], 15 Dec. 1850, page 5
   [ST], 26 Apr. 1857, page supp.4
Web
   Alberti, Marco A.  [Karl Ernst Falkbeer]
   MacDonnell, G.A.  [Ernest Falkbeer]
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]

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

Hamppe, C. - Falkbeer, E.K. 1850         (c)     16   -   15
Szen, J. - Falkbeer, E.K. 1851         (c)     2   -   1
Anderssen, K.E.A. - Falkbeer, E.K. 1851         (f)     2   -   1
Szen, J. - Falkbeer, E.K. 1852         (f)     10   -   10
Brien, R.B. - Falkbeer, E.K. 1855 (1)         (f)     8.5   -   6.5
Falkbeer, E.K. - Green, V. 1855         (f)     2   -   4      Falkbeer, E.K. gave odds of pawn and move
Falkbeer, E.K. - Greenaway, F.E. 1855         (c)     0.5   -   0.5
Brien, R.B. - Falkbeer, E.K. 1855 (2)         (f)     1.5   -   2.5
Falkbeer, E.K. - Zytogorski, A. 1855         (f)     2   -   1
Bird, H.E. - Falkbeer, E.K. 1856         (f)     2   -   1
Falkbeer, E.K. - Bird, H.E. 1857         (f)     7.5   -   6.5
Campbell, Jos.G. - Falkbeer, E.K. 1857         (f)     1.5   -   1.5
Falkbeer, E.K. - Wilson (5) 1858         (c)     1   -   0
Falkbeer, E.K. - Bloundell 1859 (1)         (f)     2   -   0      Falkbeer, E.K. gave odds of pawn and move
Falkbeer, E.K. - Bloundell 1859 (2)         (f)     2   -   0      Falkbeer, E.K. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Falkbeer, E.K. - Bloundell 1859 (3)         (f)     2   -   0      Falkbeer, E.K. gave odds of a knight
Falkbeer, E.K. - Bloundell 1859 (4)         (f)     1   -   1      Falkbeer, E.K. gave odds of a rook
Falkbeer, E.K. - Green, V. 1862 (1)         (f)     7.5   -   3.5
Falkbeer, E.K. - Green, V. 1862 (2)         (f)     4   -   4      Falkbeer, E.K. gave odds of the exchange
Falkbeer, E.K. - Green, V. 1862 (3)         (f)     0.5   -   2.5
Falkbeer, E.K. - Green, V. 1862 (4)         (f)     4   -   3

Tournament data

London, England 1856 (1)     McDonnell Chess Club Tournament    
  Falkbeer, E.K. - Janssens, F.G.     4 - 0    
  Falkbeer, E.K. - Barnes, T.W.     2 - 3    
  Falkbeer, E.K. - de Szabo, E.     3.5 - 2.5    
  Falkbeer, E.K. - Barnes, T.W.     1 - 0    
Birmingham and London, England 1858     2nd British Chess Association Congress    
  Falkbeer, E.K. - Ingleby, C.M.     3.5 - 1.5    
  Falkbeer, E.K. - de Saint-Amant, P.C.F.     2 - 1    
  Falkbeer, E.K. - Brien, R.B.     3.5 - 2.5    
  Falkbeer, E.K. - Lowenthal, J.J.     3 - 5    
London, England 1858     Philidorian Chess Rooms Pools     8  /  16
London, England 1859 (2)     Purssell's Chess Rooms Handicap    
  Falkbeer, E.K. - Sonneborn (1)     2 - 0          Falkbeer, E.K. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Falkbeer, E.K. - Bird, H.E.     2.5 - 1.5    
  Falkbeer, E.K. - Walters (2)     2 - 1          Falkbeer, E.K. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Falkbeer, E.K. - Reeves, H.A.     4 - 3          Falkbeer, E.K. gave odds of pawn and two moves
London, England 1862 (4)     Handicap Tournament (5th British Chess Association?)    
  Falkbeer, E.K. - Stockil, W.     2 - 0          Falkbeer, E.K. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Falkbeer, E.K. - Hannah, J.W.     0 - 2          Falkbeer, E.K. gave odds of the move


Player information updated: 16 Dec. 2018