Alexander McDonnell

1798 - 1835

Alexander McDonnell

Alexander McDonnell (1798–1835) was an Irish chess master, who contested a series of six matches with the world's leading player Louis-Charles Mahé de La Bourdonnais in the summer of 1834. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alexander McDonnell has received more than 33,153 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 90th most popular chess player.

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  • 18

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  • 6.01

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.04

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among chess players, Alexander McDonnell ranks 90 out of 256Before him are Pal Benko, Ernst Falkbeer, Magnus Carlsen, Friðrik Ólafsson, Vlastimil Hort, and Alexander Petrov. After him are Daniel Harrwitz, Veselin Topalov, Conel Hugh O'Donel Alexander, Philipp Stamma, Erich Eliskases, and Genrikh Kasparyan.

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Among people born in 1798, Alexander McDonnell ranks 30Before him are Macedonio Melloni, Alexei Lvov, Mpande kaSenzangakhona, Massimo d'Azeglio, Jean-Baptiste Élie de Beaumont, and Anton Delvig. After him are Eduard Friedrich Poeppig, Paolo Savi, Abigail Fillmore, Karl Georg Christian von Staudt, Friedrich Robert Faehlmann, and Jacques Jasmin. Among people deceased in 1835, Alexander McDonnell ranks 17Before him are François Étienne de Kellermann, Izabela Czartoryska, Friedrich Stromeyer, Franz von Paula Schrank, John Marshall, and Tomás de Zumalacárregui. After him are Leopoldo Nobili, Sally Hemings, Ivan Martos, Gilbert Thomas Burnett, Thomas Hardwicke, and James Hogg.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Alexander McDonnell ranks 2,298 out of 5,347Before him are Arthur Waley (1889), James Whale (1889), Ellen Terry (1847), Rachel Roberts (1927), Princess Mary, Duchess of Gloucester and Edinburgh (1776), and John Christopher (1922). After him are Lily Collins (1989), Ray Davies (1944), Vic Elford (1935), Ioan Gruffudd (1973), Alfred Tysoe (1874), and Jackie Oliver (1942).

Among CHESS PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among chess players born in United Kingdom, Alexander McDonnell ranks 4Before him are Howard Staunton (1810), Joseph Henry Blackburne (1841), and Henry Bird (1830). After him are Michael Adams (1971), John Nunn (1955), Nigel Short (1965), and Stuart Conquest (1967).

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