Falkbeer, Ernst




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1850  22  2470 (61) 31
1851  20  2475 (56) 6
1852  15  2482 (52) 20
1853  16  2468 (55) 0
1854  14  2454 (52) 0
1855  23  2440 (42) 34
1856  16  2461 (43) 19
1857  20  2473 (44) 17
1858  21  2481 (41) 38
1859  18  2484 (47) 22
1860  32  2443 (55) 0
1861  46  2401 (55) 0
1862  55  2359 (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
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 51, 574
   Harding, Steinitz in London, page 16
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 110
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 91, 199
   Zavatarelli, Ignatz Kolisch, page 97
Periodicals
   [BLL], 15 Dec. 1850, page 5
   [ST], no. 1775, 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
Wayte, W. - Falkbeer, E.K. 1855         (c)     2.5   -   1.5
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
Tassinari, G. - Falkbeer, E.K. 1855         (s)     1   -   0
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)     British Chess Association Congress - Handicap Tournament    
  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: 6 Mar. 2021