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17 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences). See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Friday, May 9, 201460ABig player in the Suez CrisisJames Mulhern
Saturday, July 13, 201355ATito's successor as head of the Non-Aligned MovementByron Walden
Friday, September 2, 201147DSix-Day War figureTim Croce
Monday, December 13, 20109DFormer Egyptian leader with a lake named after himPatrick Blindauer
Monday, August 16, 201047APresident of Egypt before SadatAndrea Carla Michaels and Jennifer Nutt
Tuesday, November 11, 200849DSadat's predecessor (3)Nancy Salomon and Larry Shearer
Wednesday, November 8, 200650DLake ___, on the 39-DownLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Thursday, March 2, 200619DFormer Mideast leaderPatrick Merrell
Saturday, March 13, 200441DAswan Dam builderHarvey Estes
Saturday, November 15, 200360AEgypt's Lake ___ (2)Patrick Berry
Friday, July 18, 200317ASuez Canal nationalizerSherry O. Blackard
Sunday, July 21, 2002120AEgypt's Lake ___ (2)Trip Payne
Tuesday, March 7, 200045DSadat's predecessor (3)John Greenman
Tuesday, November 24, 199813DSadat's predecessor (3)Jeremy Thomas Paine
Wednesday, August 20, 199726AAswan Dam lakeChuck Deodene
Thursday, August 25, 199462ANaguib's successorHarvey Estes
Thursday, January 13, 199448DGamal of EgyptHarvey Estes

1 result for NASSER from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
April 23, 2000acrosticECoup leader in the 1952 deposing of King FaroukEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon

35 results for NASSER from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Saturday, June 26, 199364AFamed Cairene leader: 1918-70A.J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, May 9, 199367AEgypt's second presidentIrene SmullyanMaleska
Sunday, October 28, 199025AEgypt's second presidentPeter SwiftMaleska
Friday, June 1, 199054AU.A.R. presidentMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Friday, March 10, 198946DFormer Egyptian presidentWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Thursday, August 15, 198530ASadat's predecessorNancy McCarthyMaleska
Sunday, April 21, 198573ASadat's predecessorEdward MarcheseMaleska
Wednesday, September 5, 198416AFormer Mideast leaderWilliam CanineMaleska
Thursday, January 27, 198348DSadat's predecessorWilliam CanineMaleska
Thursday, May 20, 198235AEgypt's second presidentFraasMaleska
Saturday, January 20, 197942ASadat's predecessorTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, January 14, 197997ASadat's predecessorTap OsbornMaleska
Thursday, March 9, 197864ASadat's predecessorBert H. KruseMaleska
Monday, August 25, 197541DLate Cairo leaderCecil McCormickWeng
Sunday, May 18, 1975114DSadat's predecessorEleanor TylerWeng
Wednesday, January 30, 197440DGamal AbdelEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Monday, November 5, 197349DEgyptian nameUnknownWeng
Wednesday, March 29, 197244DU.A.R. nameUnknownWeng
Saturday, November 15, 196948DCairo V.I.P.UnknownWeng
Saturday, January 15, 196648DBig name in Africa.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 4, 196589AThe Egyptian.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, May 26, 196446AEgyptian VIP.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, February 12, 196434ABig name in Cairo.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Thursday, November 7, 196344DMiddle East figure.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Friday, October 4, 196329AU.A.R. name.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Tuesday, July 9, 196315DMiddle East figure.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 12, 196336DAfrican figure.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 4, 196247DU.A.R. name.UnknownFarrar
Friday, January 12, 196264ACairo chief.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Tuesday, January 2, 196255AAfrican VIP.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sunday, October 8, 196182ANear Eastern nationalist.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Thursday, July 6, 196143DNear East figure.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, February 1, 196149AThe Egyptian.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 27, 195930AAfrican VIP.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 28, 195922DCairene in the headlines.Geraldine KingFarrar