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211 results for ISAAC

100 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Thursday, July 20, 201731DShorthand system inventor PitmanRandolph Ross
Thursday, January 5, 201755AMizrahi of fashionEd Sessa
Monday, June 13, 20167D"I, Robot" writer AsimovLynn Lempel
Sunday, April 3, 201678DOscar ___, star of "Inside Llewyn Davis"Natan Last
Friday, August 14, 201521ASinger of storiesNatan Last and the J.A.S.A. Crossword Class
Monday, June 1, 201514ASir ___ Newton (3)David Woolf
Tuesday, May 5, 201531DWriter Asimov (4)Michael Blake and Andrea Carla Michaels
Monday, May 4, 201560ANewton who formulated the law of universal gravitationZhouqin Burnikel
Monday, October 6, 20148ASir ___ Newton (3)Robyn Weintraub
Sunday, September 28, 201457A___ Watts, English hymnist who wrote "Joy to the World"Todd Gross
Tuesday, July 29, 201411D"Shaft" composer Hayes (2)Timothy Polin
Saturday, May 24, 201418ASinger who wrotePeter Wentz
Sunday, May 11, 201433A___ Disraeli, author of "Curiosities of Literature"Peter A. Collins
Sunday, March 2, 20143DCaravaggio's "The Sacrifice of ___" (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Sunday, December 29, 2013102D___ Pitman, developer of shorthandJoel Fagliano
Sunday, July 14, 201356DDesigner Mizrahi (3)Daniel A. Finan
Sunday, January 6, 201331ADesigner Mizrahi (3)Dan Feyer and Andrea Carla Michaels
Friday, September 21, 20129DHull of the ConstitutionBarry C. Silk
Monday, September 3, 201258ASci-fi's AsimovC. W. Stewart
Tuesday, July 31, 201268A"Shaft" composer Hayes (2)Michael Sharp
Sunday, April 29, 201258DR&B singer HayesTracy Gray
Sunday, February 26, 201220AStern taking a bow (in two senses)Daniel A. Finan
Monday, January 9, 201234ANearly sacrificed son of AbrahamMichael Dewey
Saturday, August 6, 201154DOne spared in a sacrificeJoe Krozel
Sunday, July 17, 201189APianist AlbénizDaniel A. Finan
Thursday, May 5, 201125DDeep-voiced HayesJoel Fagliano
Tuesday, March 22, 20117DEnglish theologian WattsAlbert R. Picallo
Tuesday, March 1, 201150DHayes or NewtonC. W. Stewart
Sunday, September 19, 2010100DSinger of sewing machine fame (2)Kevin G. Der
Thursday, April 1, 201023DStern violinistLee Glickstein
Saturday, January 23, 201048AStern playing?Karen M. Tracey
Monday, August 24, 200924DNewton with a law named after himAnthony J. Salvia
Thursday, July 9, 200960AStern, for oneAshish Vengsarkar
Friday, July 3, 20092DHalf brother of Midian, in the BibleKevin G. Der
Saturday, April 25, 200956AShorthand inventor Pitman (3)Brad Wilber
Monday, February 16, 20093DSci-fi writer AsimovDavid Kwong
Wednesday, December 10, 20087DProlific AsimovJoe Krozel
Thursday, November 27, 20086DSon of SarahPatrick Berry
Tuesday, November 11, 200817AAlmost-sacrificed son in the BibleNancy Salomon and Larry Shearer
Friday, September 5, 200849ABiblical patriarch (2)Kevin G. Der
Saturday, August 30, 200844ASinger of sewing machine fame (2)Michael Shteyman
Tuesday, June 10, 200830DViolinist Stern (3)Barry C. Silk
Thursday, May 29, 200854DHall-of-Fame Nascar racer BobbyJohn Farmer
Thursday, March 13, 200836ABiblical patriarch whose name means "he will laugh"Alan Arbesfeld
Tuesday, November 20, 200710DAsimov of sci-fiLarry Shearer
Sunday, November 4, 200748ABiblical name meaning "laughter"Bob Klahn
Wednesday, October 24, 20072DStern that bowsPatrick Blindauer
Sunday, October 14, 20078DEsau's father (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, June 24, 200761D10-Down's fatherEric Berlin
Sunday, April 8, 200799ACaravaggio's "The Sacrifice of ___" (2)Byron Walden
Monday, February 12, 200743ASir ___ Newton (3)Lynn Lempel
Sunday, September 10, 2006103DIshmael's half-brotherJoe DiPietro
Sunday, August 27, 200633D180-year-old in GenesisSeth A. Abel
Sunday, April 30, 200662AStern who saved Carnegie HallElizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, March 2, 200622A___ Pitman, who invented shorthandPatrick Merrell
Monday, January 16, 200623A1960's-70's singer HayesSarah Keller
Thursday, August 18, 200552DPublisher Funk of Funk and WagnallsPaula Gamache
Friday, March 18, 20059AFather of well-known twins (2)Ed Early
Monday, June 7, 200426DAuthor ___ Bashevis SingerLynn Lempel
Wednesday, July 30, 200327DEsau's father (2)Alan J. Weiss
Wednesday, February 19, 200326DSinger HayesSarah Keller
Wednesday, January 8, 200323DFather of EsauJames Rogers
Tuesday, December 3, 200224DAsimov or SternTyler Hinman
Thursday, September 12, 200240DFather of well-known twins (2)Peter Abide
Sunday, September 1, 200250AComposer Albéniz (2)Patrick Berry
Tuesday, August 20, 200242DStern or HayesBob Peoples
Sunday, August 11, 200215DHayes who sang "Do Your Thing"Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Sunday, July 14, 200237DStern with a violinPatrick Berry
Sunday, April 21, 200221ADesigner Mizrahi (3)Trip Payne
Monday, March 18, 200242AViolinist Stern (3)John Greenman
Thursday, August 16, 200132DFather of famous twinsJoe DiPietro
Tuesday, March 27, 20013DHayes who sang "Never Can Say Goodbye"Sherry O. Blackard
Tuesday, March 13, 200145AStern with a bow (2)Michael S. Maurer
Sunday, October 15, 200036DHe was spared by divine intervention in GenesisPatrick Berry
Sunday, September 3, 200078DStern with a bow (2)David J. Kahn
Thursday, August 17, 200045ACaptain Hull, known as "Old Ironsides"Greg Staples
Thursday, April 13, 200059AHalf-brother of IshmaelMatt Gaffney
Saturday, January 15, 20005DBiblical patriarch (2)Matt Gaffney
Thursday, January 6, 200036ACapt. Hull who commanded Old IronsidesNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Thursday, December 16, 199933DViolinist Stern (3)Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Wednesday, November 17, 199923AComposer Albéniz (2)Fred Piscop
Sunday, September 12, 19992DFather of biblical twinsNancy Scandrett Ross
Saturday, September 11, 199955AFunk of Funk & WagnallsRich Norris
Tuesday, July 20, 199954DNewton or Stern (2)Joy L. Wouk
Monday, January 4, 19991DWriter Asimov (4)Gregory E. Paul
Sunday, July 12, 1998105ANearly sacrificed sonHenry Hook
Sunday, May 3, 199812DSoul singer HayesBrendan Emmett Quigley
Monday, October 20, 19971DStern that works with a bowPeter Gordon
Tuesday, September 30, 199725DWriter Asimov (4)Nancy Schuster
Monday, July 14, 199765AWriter Asimov (4)Mark Elliot Skolsky
Tuesday, January 28, 199741ANewton or Stern (2)E. C. Gorski
Sunday, August 11, 199676DBiblical forebearM. Schneider
Monday, April 1, 199644ANewton of gravity fameF. Piscop
Friday, December 1, 199510DShorthand inventor Pitman (3)Manny Nosowsky
Sunday, July 16, 1995117AA PatriarchNaomi Geller Lipsky
Sunday, October 2, 199432DShorthand inventor Pitman (3)Frances Hansen
Tuesday, August 30, 19941ASon of AbrahamJonathan Schmatzbach
Sunday, August 14, 1994104DSpanish composer AlbenizDeborah Kathryn Trombley
Thursday, January 13, 199415ANewton knighted in 1705Harvey Estes
Saturday, December 25, 19931AHayes of "Shaft"Rand H. Burns

2 results for ISAAC from Variety puzzles.

June 25, 2006acrosticGWith H., proponent of the equation F = ma (2 wds.)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
March 11, 2001acrosticQ"Theme From Shaft" composer ___ HayesEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

109 results for ISAAC from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, June 27, 19937DNewton or SternAlex K. JustinMaleska
Thursday, April 29, 199329DHayes or SternJohn GreenmanMaleska
Tuesday, December 1, 199226DViolinist SternMichael S. MaurerMaleska
Tuesday, September 8, 199226DViolinist SternMichael S. MaurerMaleska
Thursday, July 9, 199212DFirst name in calculusGayle DeanMaleska
Thursday, November 7, 199119AViolinist SternMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Sunday, September 9, 199075DWriter SingerJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sunday, June 3, 199056DNewton or HayesJames E. Hinish Jr.Maleska
Sunday, March 18, 199068DAsimov or SternCharles M. DeberMaleska
Saturday, December 2, 198925DStern or NewtonPatterson PeppleMaleska
Wednesday, November 22, 19893DStern or NewtonGayle DeanMaleska
Tuesday, July 4, 198917ASir ___ NewtonDale O. BurgenerMaleska
Friday, October 28, 198867AWriter AsimovS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Monday, December 14, 198714DNewton or SternAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sunday, January 25, 198773DViolinist SternJames and Phyllis BarrickMaleska
Tuesday, December 30, 198649AHymn writer WattsMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Wednesday, November 19, 198618ATed Lange on "The Love Boat"Jeanne WilsonMaleska
Sunday, October 19, 198639DAuthor SingerNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Monday, June 9, 19869ANewton or SternVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Wednesday, November 27, 198558ARebekah's husbandJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Sunday, October 7, 1984113AA Stern fellowJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Monday, September 10, 198434AFather of JacobElaine GeorgeMaleska
Saturday, June 2, 198453AItzak's contemporaryKevin WrayMaleska
Tuesday, December 27, 198365AViolinist SternJames R. BurnsMaleska
Sunday, December 25, 1983139AEarly father of twinsAnne FoxMaleska
Sunday, August 14, 198316AViolinist SternPeter SwiftMaleska
Sunday, October 24, 198237DNewton or SternFrances HansenMaleska
Wednesday, June 23, 198226DA son of AbrahamRabinowitzMaleska
Wednesday, April 29, 198156ANewton or SingerMichael J. ParrisMaleska
Friday, December 12, 198038DEarly father of twinsC. J. AngioMaleska
Tuesday, January 29, 198042DSon of AbrahamHugh McElroyMaleska
Wednesday, August 15, 197925DRebecca's spouseCharles EnglerMaleska
Thursday, July 12, 197915ABiblical patriarchGurnerMaleska
Sunday, May 27, 197932DNobelist SingerJack LuzzattoMaleska
Wednesday, January 17, 197939AFather of Jacob and EsauFloy StrykerMaleska
Sunday, December 31, 1978101DStern or NewtonFrances HansenMaleska
Friday, November 10, 197829AViolinist SternJordan S. LasherMaleska
Sunday, January 29, 197832AStern or SingerJames & Phyllis BarrickMaleska
Sunday, September 25, 197741DNewtonWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, December 19, 1976101AStern or NewtonAnne FoxWeng
Monday, June 23, 197527DNewton or SternChet CurrierWeng
Tuesday, December 10, 197459AStern or NewtonMartha J. DeWittWeng
Sunday, December 1, 197415DNewton or SternGeorge MadridWeng
Thursday, November 21, 19745ANewtonDeWitt AndersonWeng
Monday, May 20, 197414AHebrew patriarchGladys V. MillerWeng
Friday, April 26, 19745A"Ivanhoe" characterMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Saturday, October 6, 197347DNewtonUnknownWeng
Sunday, September 30, 197384DViolinist SternJack LuzzattoWeng
Wednesday, April 18, 197327DNewtonUnknownWeng
Monday, April 9, 197326DViolinist SternUnknownWeng
Friday, February 23, 197356DNewtonUnknownWeng
Tuesday, December 28, 197110DNewtonUnknownWeng
Tuesday, September 21, 19712DNewtonUnknownWeng
Tuesday, November 3, 197037ANewtonUnknownWeng
Sunday, April 19, 197031AComposer AlbenizJack LuzzattoWeng
Monday, April 13, 197025AViolinist SternUnknownWeng
Thursday, December 5, 196815ANewton.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 27, 19683DNewton.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, June 27, 19671AWriter Singer.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Wednesday, May 17, 196729DBiblical patriarch.Jane CoonFarrar
Sunday, May 7, 196737AStern.Bert BeamanFarrar
Friday, February 10, 196753DNovelist Singer.Manny MillerFarrar
Saturday, August 27, 196627DStern.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 1, 196663DNewton.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Thursday, December 16, 196530AStern.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 8, 19646DAuthor Singer.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 7, 196452DNewton.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, May 16, 196438DBiblical patriarch.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 20, 19639AViolinist Stern.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 1, 196358ANewton.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 10, 196258ANewton.UnknownFarrar
Friday, February 2, 196248DBiblical patriarch.Alda ZimpelFarrar
Wednesday, January 3, 196247DBiblical figure.Joseph S. CrowellFarrar
Saturday, April 1, 196134ABiblical patriarch.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 23, 195994DGrandfather of 133 Across.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Wednesday, February 26, 195826DRebecca's father, in "Ivanhoe."UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, February 19, 195818AFather of 16 Across.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sunday, August 11, 195749DViolinist Stern.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, June 2, 195742DViolinist Stern.Bernice GordonFarrar
Sunday, November 11, 195648DVirtuoso Stern.Walt ClarkFarrar
Friday, October 19, 195632DSir ___ Newton.Helen FasuloFarrar
Monday, August 27, 195628DHymnist Watts.Helen FasuloFarrar
Tuesday, May 1, 195630DViolinist Stern.S. A. KayFarrar
Monday, December 26, 195540AMan's name meaning laughter.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 7, 195534DCharacter in "Ivanhoe."UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 24, 1955118ACharacter in "Ivanhoe."William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Sunday, November 7, 195481AAn offering by Abraham.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, August 22, 195474ANewton or Pitman.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Monday, May 3, 195448DCharacter in "Ivanhoe."UnknownFarrar
Saturday, March 6, 195415ARebecca's father.Marian MoeserFarrar
Thursday, July 9, 195350ACharacter in "Ivanhoe."S. A. KayFarrar
Thursday, April 2, 195325DHe befriended Ivanhoe.Sidney BlumFarrar
Monday, March 24, 195223ACharacter in "Ivanhoe."UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 10, 195255AHe couldn't tell Jacob from Esau.UnknownFarrar
Monday, January 28, 195261ARebecca's father, in "Ivanhoe."UnknownFarrar
Saturday, November 17, 195149AThe titled Mr. Newton of gravity fame.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 31, 195126DMan's name meaning laughter.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 17, 195135AComposer Albéniz.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Monday, December 4, 195063AMr. Stern, violinist.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 16, 1950127A___ Newton.Louis BaronFarrar
Sunday, January 29, 195017DRebecca's husband.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sunday, March 13, 194955DSir ___ Newton.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, September 30, 194571AFather of Jacob and Esau.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, August 5, 19454DAlmost sacrificed by Abraham.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sunday, November 19, 1944101DApple target, of much gravity.Charles CrossFarrar
Sunday, June 4, 1944130ANewton.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, March 26, 194470ACogitator struck by an apple.Jonathan CrossFarrar
Sunday, February 13, 194455DSir ___ Newton.Louis ShieldsFarrar
Sunday, March 28, 194384DFather of Esau.Helen SmathersFarrar