Leffmann, Karl




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1871  53  2378 (106) 4
1872  54  2378 (102) 0
1873  53  2378 (98) 0
1874  51  2379 (92) 0
1875  54  2379 (85) 0
1876  53  2379 (77) 0
1877  52  2379 (67) 11
1878  59  2364 (72) 0
1879  68  2348 (74) 0
1880  76  2333 (74) 0
1881  89  2318 (72) 0
1882  106  2303 (68) 0
1883  131  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
   Harding, Steinitz in London, page 285
   Minckwitz, Neunte Rheinische Schachcongress, page 34
Periodicals
   [BLL], no. 2252, 17 June 1865, page 10
   [BLL], no. 2675, 7 Oct. 1871, page 5
   [Era], vol. 34, no. 1731, 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: 3 Apr. 2022