Richardson, Philip




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1876  109  2261 (74) 10
1877  97  2275 (79) 0
1878  90  2290 (81) 0
1879  84  2304 (82) 0
1880  81  2319 (81) 0
1881  83  2333 (79) 0
1882  85  2348 (75) 0
1883  86  2362 (68) 1
1884  75  2390 (61) 10
1885  68  2398 (64) 2
1886  66  2397 (67) 0
1887  68  2395 (66) 4
1888  67  2389 (70) 2
1889  70  2385 (73) 0
1890  79  2382 (73) 0
1891  81  2378 (71) 0
1892  82  2374 (66) 3
1893  78  2374 (63) 0
1894  79  2373 (57) 10
1895  76  2381 (57) 10
1896  66  2393 (64) 0
1897  61  2404 (67) 0
1898  53  2416 (67) 3
1899  50  2422 (70) 1
1900  45  2435 (72) 6
1901  55  2414 (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