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Bernard Beffie
Number of games in database: 7
Years covered: 1904 to 1923
Overall record: +3 -3 =1 (50.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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C77 Ruy Lopez (2 games)

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(born May-18-1872, died Jul-02-1943, 71 years old) Netherlands

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He was unofficial Dutch champion in 1906.

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A Rueb vs B Beffie  0-1241904LSG-VASD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
2. B Beffie vs W A T Schelfhout 1-0311915VAS SummerC77 Ruy Lopez
3. W A T Schelfhout vs B Beffie  1-0361916AmsterdamC55 Two Knights Defense
4. B J van Trotsenburg vs B Beffie  1-0171917AmsterdamC40 King's Knight Opening
5. B Beffie vs Euwe  0-1351920AmsterdamC77 Ruy Lopez
6. Euwe vs B Beffie  ½-½561922AmsterdamD05 Queen's Pawn Game
7. B Beffie vs P F van Hoorn  1-0351923VAS WinterA15 English
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-19-07  sneaky pete: Bernard Wolff Beffie, born May 18, 1872, died in a nazi concentration camp in the summer of 1943. Medical doctor by profession. Reputed to have known Dr Tarrasch's "Driehundert Schachpartien" by heart.
Mar-19-07  chessamateur: This guy got a draw with Euwe, Impressive.
Jul-23-08  sneaky pete: Eponymia: Dr Beffie worked as a venereal disease specialist in a hospital in the centre of Amsterdam, not far from the Red Light District. In certain circles at the time a <Dr Beffie> was the slang synonym for a venereal disease.
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