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In 1999, the New Your Times published these six special "Millennium" puzzles.

These huge 25 x 25 grids celebrated the 20th Century.
Only one other NYT grid was this big but this bicentennial puzzle was even larger!


Sun 4/18/1999RHYMES OF THE CENTURIES
MAUMAUSLOSBANOSRAPSONGS
ELNORTEINERRANTALEATORY
WESTMINSTERABBEYCOMPLETED
SILENTSSIMISPURON
SSTNICOLINELIREEDINA
THOMASABECKETELECTEDADS
EEYOREBERRAUTAFABIO
REALMCRUSADESCOMETOANEND
ISMHOOKYOUWHITES
CHAUCERWRITESSTIPEND
PREPSDINTTENURESERA
JESTEDJOANOFARCMARTYRED
ECLATSTUUPAAPTARTIE
SHAKESPEAREISBORNAMIENS
SOMEKEENONILAYBURMA
TOENAILTERESASAINTED
ACACIALADABELOUR
HANDELSMUSICSOUNDEDFALDO
AMASSEONCADREHARLOW
BELGEORGEIIIGOESBONKERS
REDDITERNDEESHATTDAY
ACORNSSITHSTANZAS
ASTRONAUTSROCKETEDTOSPACE
CHIAPETSTARPAPERUNIATES
CYCLADESSPARTANSSEASALT
Sun 5/16/1999FAMOUS FEMALES IN FILM
AGITATESCLAMORCOIFNIBS
VINEGARYHEGIRAHARIASAP
EVAPERONISAKDINESENPASA
RENESODASENDORDECODER
SNEERSDINERASTIRSALOME
COMSTREWNISESPIRES
ELIZABETHICOCOCHANELANT
PEDIEARREEVERESEND
IRONSIDESLOESSESTOURS
COLGATESALOMARENTONAN
SISSYSALAMISADESDCII
EPIDOMNOMANGALLANT
EDISONJOANOFARCGREENS
ABORTEDUNSERNNESAT
COREMAWSICINESSSPATE
ELONNETPLANESARMOIRES
DATEDGASPEBRSBOUNCERS
HEATERARDORRAFTARA
CAYMARIECURIEDIANFOSSEY
ASPENSELKELEVENSEW
STARESDORMSDICKSDISCOS
PARADEDPAESEEASELHALT
IRKSLORETTALYNNVICTORIA
ATEEEVERAGLINTENDEAVOR
NERDDEBSLEONASRESTLESS
Sun 6/6/1999CHOICE WORDS
TAPERSOFFHASSAFETREPID
ALLBETTERAGLITTERHUMANE
SEABREEZEREUSABLEEMERGE
TRYEELEDDIGITALCOMPUTER
ETEALLSOULSTITHAL
RADIOTITLENONLEVEL
DEPOSETENSEUPGROTEMIT
EMIRSPARSEORALESTATE
AMATIIDASANELYROSYCTA
LENINSTOMBTAKESLIBERTIES
STOCKTIPASTRAASIFHARE
PIETSAIDTALKAGATES
BEHOLDMARCOPOLOALLIED
PEYOTLSALKDOTOARCO
LEEKLXIIMASONCROSSBOW
ULTERIORMOTIVEGETINSHAPE
TIEUFOSRETIRERIBYENTA
ONEONEBARNMANIACAGIN
NETSPASSRECIPESHAVOCS
SHUTAWAYDITTOFINER
SIENNASINGSONGMER
LISTENSTOREASONATWARAXE
ALCOTTIDEATIVEFALSIFIES
BLOUSENITRATESFREELANCE
SETTERICESERSESSAYTEST
Sun 9/19/1999ANAGRAMMED INVENTIONS
GOOFNAPATWOTONSIDEAMAN
AUTOMATEDROTATESSASHIMI
STONEDEADERECTORARSENAL
SLOTMACHINESTONDYNAMITE
EELSRESALEIMAGES
RTEPEONTINCATACOMBSKA
PLOWTUNERNATOGOSPEL
SCALESBOREDOMLOCOMOTIVE
ALSABFATEDLOGSTBTUNIC
RAPSBIDESALORSJOHANNS
CRIMELESSOPERATICNERI
AIRALERTINORPASHASTNPK
SCIINCANDESCENTLIGHTGRE
MENDDERATSORESSHOOAWAY
TORITHATSALLWEARSTHIN
REARENDGEESEFALSEEERO
ALBEEABCPATGENETUSEIT
TELEVISIONTENUREDATTLEE
SCENESTHADROARSWYES
OTTSOFTENERARALENSPCU
RENAMEHARHARMOON
COMPUTERNEDSNOOZEALARMS
UNSAVEDBATHMATGINGERTEA
BIGLEADONEACREGEORGEIII
STREAKYPARTAKESRTASAND
Sun 10/17/1999JUST TRY ME!
CAMUSMUSTACHESPARSSHOE
AWASHIMPERIALURIAHHUNS
BADNEWSBEAMERSNERVEGAMES
ARMEELERYIDOSIRAAGA
LEAHIREDTHEICESPRINGY
GARRYSOFIAMONHARNESS
GRAVIDWIGWAMTIESON
OOZESGAMETEKEEPERSTOSCA
OBITSALANREGRADELECTOR
DONHOROASTSISRLOAEONS
STEELDRUMWEBSKMARTMOME
LEOHIYOSWANEEEGAN
COMAMETHANEOFCAWDORNENE
AHASIMEASYSLAYOAT
SORTNINJAETALMOONRAKER
THAWGRFCELGAPEATASIDE
ROCOCOEBONICSLISIPANDA
OHARAMEOWTHATHURTSALGID
MRMOTORUNOUTPHASES
TYPEDINTOAONTOPPROMO
HEADINGLENDEERORYBLTS
AMPFEEANTESTEREOORY
MEALFRESCOBATMASTERSOMEN
ENYAASPENUNBUTTONPRONG
SIAMLEASESTATIONSYENTE
Sun 12/5/1999PREDICTIONS FOR THE NEXT MILLENNIUM
LABFEESARTSAAHSSWIT
ATLANTAIOWASTBIRDETHNO
THEDOCTORWILLSEEYOULAITY
TEWESINTSTOMATOSALUTES
ENIDALACLAIMSTLBERT
RANGYTOXICANTMAIMEDCFO
LOVEWILLKEEPUSTOGETHER
STOOGEEEEONTOPSHIRE
HARRISDUFFPLUGINCOUPES
OKAYTRENTBRITONTITS
RELFRANCPLEBSISTODAB
THEDAYWILLCOMEUTLEYTABU
FOXEDHEADSWILLROLLCOTAN
OMANGIRDSPEOPLEWILLTALK
REMRODSVIRUSSIOUXFOB
LOBESCOPESTINTSWINE
OCTOPITHAWEDFONDTAILED
NOISESAONEKINEGRESS
THETRUTHWILLSETYOUFREE
HESSPOONSAPPLAUSESTEMS
EROSOPEDIRTYTUEALOT
RENTINGURANIASLABSPATE
INERTACCIDENTSWILLHAPPEN
SCOOTPOLLOTIPINERNESTO
EENYPALSTAMEREDRESS