Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing

William Watson Gibberd
Number of games in database: 1
Years covered: 1898

Search Sacrifice Explorer for William Watson Gibberd
Search Google for William Watson Gibberd

(born Jan-08-1876, died Nov-26-1905, 29 years old) United Kingdom

[what is this?]

William Watson Gibberd

Last updated: 2019-04-29 05:33:22

 page 1 of 1; one game  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Lasker vs W Gibberd 0-1411898Simul, 24bC78 Ruy Lopez

Kibitzer's Corner
Premium Chessgames Member
  MissScarlett: Morning Post, June 16th 1897, p.2:

<William Watson Gibberd, scholar of Trinity College, was born in January, 1876, and was educated at the Leys School, Cambridge. He is a well-known athlete, and, in addition to being captain of the University cross-country runners, he took part in the contests against Oxford at Queen's Club last spring.>

Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: Newcastle Evening Chronicle, 28 November 1905, p. 4:

<The death took place at Gateshead, on Sunday of Mr. William Watson Gibberd, of the firm of Penman and Gibberd, solicitors. Mr. Gibberd was son of Mr. James Gibberd of Bournemouth and he came to Gateshead two years ago and commenced business with Mr. T. Penman. Some four weeks ago he was taken ill with Bright's disease. He improved a little, but last week complications set in, and he died at Gateshead Sunday morning.>

And a great deal more, and also some nice words about him in same newspaper the day after, 29 Nov. p. 6.

NOTE: You need to pick a username and password to post a reply. Getting your account takes less than a minute, is totally anonymous, and 100% free—plus, it entitles you to features otherwise unavailable. Pick your username now and join the chessgames community!
If you already have an account, you should login now.
Please observe our posting guidelines:
  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, profane, raunchy, or disgusting language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, duplicate or nonsense posts.
  3. No malicious personal attacks, including cyber stalking, systematic antagonism, or gratuitous name-calling of any member Iincludinfgall Admin and Owners or any of their family, friends, associates, or business interests. If you think someone is an idiot, then provide evidence that their reasoning is invalid and/or idiotic, instead of just calling them an idiot. It's a subtle but important distinction, even in political discussions.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No malicious posting of or linking to personal, private, and/or negative information (aka "doxing" or "doxxing") about any member, (including all Admin and Owners) or any of their family, friends, associates, or business interests. This includes all media: text, images, video, audio, or otherwise. Such actions will result in severe sanctions for any violators.
  6. NO TROLLING. Admin and Owners know it when they see it, and sanctions for any trolls will be significant.
  7. Any off-topic posts which distract from the primary topic of discussion are subject to removal.
  8. The use of "sock puppet" accounts to circumvent disciplinary action taken by Moderators is expressly prohibited.
  9. The use of "sock puppet" accounts in an attempt to undermine any side of a debate—or to create a false impression of consensus or support—is prohibited.
  10. All decisions with respect to deleting posts, and any subsequent discipline, are final, and occur at the sole discretion of the Moderators, Admin, and Owners.
  11. Please try to maintain a semblance of civility at all times.
Blow the Whistle See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform a Moderator.

NOTE: Keep all discussion on the topic of this page. This forum is for this specific player and nothing else. If you want to discuss chess in general, or this site, visit the Kibitzer's Café.

Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of, its employees, or sponsors. All Moderator actions taken are at the sole discretion of the Admin and Owners—who will strive to act fairly and consistently at all times.
Spot an error? Please suggest your correction and help us eliminate database mistakes!

home | about | login | logout | F.A.Q. | your profile | preferences | Premium Membership | Kibitzer's Café | Biographer's Bistro | new kibitzing | chessforums | Tournament Index | Player Directory | Notable Games | World Chess Championships | Opening Explorer | Guess the Move | Game Collections | ChessBookie Game | Chessgames Challenge | Store | privacy notice | contact us
Copyright 2001-2019, Chessgames Services LLC