Richardson, Philip




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1876  105  2267 (74) 10
1877  91  2282 (78) 0
1878  88  2296 (81) 0
1879  79  2310 (82) 0
1880  79  2325 (81) 0
1881  81  2339 (79) 0
1882  83  2353 (75) 0
1883  87  2367 (68) 1
1884  71  2395 (61) 10
1885  65  2403 (64) 2
1886  61  2401 (67) 0
1887  68  2400 (66) 4
1888  66  2393 (70) 2
1889  70  2389 (73) 0
1890  78  2386 (73) 0
1891  80  2382 (71) 0
1892  81  2378 (66) 3
1893  78  2377 (63) 0
1894  78  2376 (57) 10
1895  76  2385 (57) 10
1896  66  2396 (64) 0
1897  60  2408 (67) 0
1898  52  2419 (67) 3
1899  49  2425 (70) 1
1900  44  2439 (73) 6
1901  51  2418 (82) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Richardson, Philip  
Born: 12 Nov. 1841
Died: 28 Sep. 1920
 
Notes:
Hilbert gives birth date 12-10-1841 in his book on Leonard, but gives 12-11-1841 in his article on Helms. Gaige gives birth date 12-11-1841. Hilbert gives death date as 29-09-1920 in his article on Helms. Gaige gives death date 28-09-1920.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 353
   Hilbert, Napier, page 8
   Hilbert, Tragic Life of Leonard, page 25
   Hilbert, Writings in Chess History, page 379
   Hillyer, Thomas Frère, page 116
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 282
   van Winsen, James Mason in America, page 38, 127, 301
   Winter, A Chess Omnibus, page 134, 323
Periodicals
   [BET], 20 Apr. 1906, page 9
   [GWT], 23 Aug. 1867
   [NYC], 26 Nov. 1859
Web
   Hilbert, John S.  [Hermann Helms and Correspondence Chess Coverage in the Brooklyn Daily Eagle]

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

Zukertort, J.H. - Richardson, P. 1883         (c)     1   -   0
Lasker, Em. - Richardson, P. 1892         (f)     0.5   -   0.5
Pillsbury, H.N. - Richardson, P. 1894         (c)     4   -   2
Steinitz, W. - Richardson, P. 1898         (c)     1.5   -   0.5
Janowsky, D.M. - Richardson, P. 1899         (f)     1   -   0
Lipschutz, S. - Richardson, P. 1900         (f)     3   -   3
Lasker, Em. - Richardson, P. 1901         (f)     1   -   0

Tournament data

New York 1876 (1)     Cafe International Tournament     6  /  12
New York 1884 (2)     Manhattan Club Championship     6.5  /  10
New York 1885 (3)     Manhattan Club - New York Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Loyd, S.     1 - 0    
New York 1885 (4)     Manhattan Club - New York Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Loyd, S.     1 - 0    
New York 1887 (2)     Manhattan Club - New York Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Delmar, E. (1)     0.5 - 1.5    
New York 1887 (3)     Brooklyn - Manhattan Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Davidson, H. (1)     1.5 - 0.5    
New York 1888 (3)     Manhattan Club - Columbia Club Match (Round 1)    
  Richardson, P. - Rosenbaum, A. (2)     1 - 0    
New York 1888 (4)     Manhattan Club - Columbia Club Match (Round 2)    
  Richardson, P. - Schubert, C.     1 - 0    
New York 1892 (1)     Brooklyn Club - New York City Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Halpern, J.C.     0 - 1    
New York 1892 (2)     Brooklyn Club - New York City Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Halpern, J.C.     1 - 0    
New York 1894 (3)     Brooklyn Club - New York City Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Kemeny, E.     0 - 1    
New York 1894 (4)     Brooklyn Club - New York City Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Halpern, J.C.     0 - 1    
New York 1894 (5)     Brooklyn Club - Newark Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Hymes, N.     1 - 0    
Newark 1894     Brooklyn Club - Newark Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Hymes, N.     1 - 0    
New York 1895 (2)     Brooklyn - Manhattan Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Schmidt, L.     1 - 0    
Newark 1895 (1)     Brooklyn Club - Newark Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Hymes, N.     1 - 0    
New York 1895 (13)     Brooklyn - Metropolitan Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Roche, T.H.     0.5 - 0.5    
New York 1895 (15)     Brooklyn - New York City Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Delmar, E. (1)     0 - 1    
Skaneateles 1895 (1)     New York State Chess Association - Staats-Zeitung Cup Competition     3.5  /  6
New York 1898 (5)     Brooklyn Club - Cosmopolitan Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Koehler, G.H.     1 - 0    
Boston, Massachusetts 1906 (2)     New England - Boston Match    
  Richardson, P. - Klein, H. (1)     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 2 Oct. 2022