Gilberg, Charles




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1869  185  2117 (77) 3
1870  180  2139 (69) 19
1871  196  2128 (80) 0
1872  203  2118 (88) 0
1873  211  2107 (96) 0
1874  220  2096 (103) 0
1875  238  2086 (108) 0
1876  261  2075 (113) 0
1877  264  2065 (118) 0
1878  278  2054 (122) 0
1879  285  2043 (126) 0
1880  310  2033 (129) 0
1881  364  2022 (132) 0
1882  406  2011 (135) 0
1883  468  2001 (137) 0
1884  511  1990 (140) 0
1885  540  1979 (142) 0
1886  545  1969 (144) 0
1887  554  1958 (145) 0
1888  561  1947 (147) 0
1889  564  1937 (148) 0
1890  597  1926 (150) 0
1891  620  1915 (151) 0
1892  653  1905 (152) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Gilberg, Charles Alexander  
Born: 17 June 1835
Died: 21 Jan. 1898
 
Notes:
The Chess World of June 1868 (vol.4, p.102) has 'C.A. Gilbert'.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 139
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 535
   Hilbert and Lahde, Albert Beauregard Hodges, page 74, 258
   Hilbert, Tragic Life of Leonard, page 146
   Hillyer, Thomas Frère, page 117
   van Winsen, James Mason in America, page 39, 298
   van Winsen, Mackenzie, Mason and Co. I, page 5
   Winter, A Chess Omnibus, page 322
Periodicals
   [BDE], vol. 33, no. 107, 4 May 1872, page 4
   [CW], vol. 4, no. 3, June 1868, page 102
   [Era], vol. 31, no. 1592, 28 Mar. 1869, page 4
   [GWT], 23 Aug. 1867
   [NYC], 9 Nov. 1861
   [SoT], 1 June 1872
Web
   Harding, Tim.  [The World's Greatest Chess Library], page 8
   Hilbert, John S.  [New York 1891: A Day to Remember Part 2], page 10
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Obituaries], page 2
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [When Blindfold Chess Became Easy], page 7
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 4886. Lightning chess]

Tournament data

New York 1869 (3)     Brooklyn Club Tournament     11  /  14
New York 1869 (6)     Brooklyn Club Tournament    
  Gilberg, C.A. - Merian, A.     0 - 2    
New York 1870 (2)     Brooklyn Club Tournament     6.5  /  15
New York 1870 (4)     Brooklyn Club - Cafe International Team Match     2.5  /  4
New York 1892 (1)     Brooklyn Club - New York City Club Match    
  Gilberg, C.A. - Vorrath, A.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 5 May 2020