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290 results for MAO

106 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Wed Oct 24, 201860DChina's ___ Zedong (6)Michael Paleos
Thu Sep 27, 201823ANoted Warhol subject (3)Daniel Kantor
Wed Aug 22, 201864DChairman with a Little Red Book (3)John Lampkin
Fri Mar 30, 201838AUbiquitous Chinese characterSam Trabucco
Mon Mar 26, 201859APopularizer of the Chinese tunic suitAndy Kravis
Mon Feb 26, 201814A___ Zedong (3)Andrea Carla Michaels and Mark Diehl
Sun Aug 20, 201758AWorld leader who proclaimed "Women hold up half the sky"Ruth Bloomfield Margolin
Sun Aug 6, 201762AOften-quoted chairmanPatrick Berry
Sat May 6, 201720AWho said "Politics is war without bloodshed"Joe DiPietro
Mon Mar 6, 201761AChinese leader with a Little Red BookSusan Gelfand
Sun Nov 20, 201662DFamous crosser of the 70-AcrossEd Sessa
Mon Oct 24, 201641AChina's ___ Zedong (6)John Guzzetta
Mon Sep 19, 20165DChina's ___ Zedong (6)Zhouqin Burnikel
Tue Mar 29, 201652DWorld leader with a distinctive jacketPeter A. Collins
Tue Jan 26, 201647ALeader who said "Once all struggle is grasped, miracles are possible"Sam Ezersky
Sun Dec 27, 201545APortrait on Chinese renminbi billsDon Gagliardo and Zhouqin Burnikel
Thu Nov 26, 201527ALong March leader (5)Ed Sessa
Sun Oct 25, 201565AWho said "In waking a tiger, use a long stick"Bill Zais
Sun Sep 20, 201518APortrait overlooking Tiananmen SquareJason Mueller and Jeff Chen
Tue Sep 8, 20151ALeader with an -ismJacob Stulberg
Tue Jul 14, 201543AChairman with a Little Red Book (3)Kevin Christian and Brad Wilber
Sun May 17, 201530DIconic figure in a Warhol workJoe Krozel
Fri Feb 6, 201533ALeader who said "It is right to rebel"Kyle Mahowald
Mon Oct 27, 201461DHis portrait is at the entrance to Beijing's Forbidden CityStanley Newman
Wed Oct 22, 201452DImage in Tiananmen SquarePatrick Blindauer
Sun Jul 13, 201436DCard game with a "Chairman"Tom McCoy
Wed Apr 2, 201450A"A revolution is not a dinner party" writerDavid Levinson Wilk
Fri Nov 1, 201339AOnly proper noun in the Beatles' "Revolution"Brad Wilber
Mon Sep 30, 20136DChairman whose figure overlooks Tiananmen SquareIan Livengood
Tue Jul 30, 201311AGreat Leap Forward leader (2)Peter A. Collins
Mon Jun 10, 201329D___ Zedong (3)Zhouqin Burnikel
Wed Apr 3, 20132DLittle Red Book authorGary Cee
Mon Feb 18, 201345AChina's Chairman ___ (3)Jeffrey Harris
Sun Feb 10, 2013115DGreat Leap Forward overseerPatrick Berry
Mon Jul 16, 201239AChinese Chairman (5)Randall J. Hartman
Mon Apr 2, 201249DChina's Long March leaderLynn Lempel
Tue Jan 17, 201230DChinese chairman (5)Elizabeth A. Long
Wed Jan 11, 201220A"Nixon in China" roleChuck Deodene
Sun Nov 13, 201121AWho said "Learn from the masses, and then teach them"Jeremy Newton and Tony Orbach
Sun Sep 4, 2011114DKind of jacket (6)Dana Delany and Matt Ginsberg
Tue Aug 16, 20116DChinese chairman (5)David Steinberg
Sun Jul 24, 201155ALeader who said "All reactionaries are paper tigers"Kurt Mueller
Sat Apr 16, 201129DHe married HeRobert H. Wolfe
Mon Mar 28, 20116DChina's ___ Zedong (6)Robyn Weintraub
Mon Oct 25, 201023AChina's ___ Zedong (6)Jonah Kagan
Fri Aug 20, 201045AHe outlawed 38-Across because it promoted gamblingBrad Wilber
Fri Oct 30, 200918DHe said "Learn from the masses, and then teach them"David Levinson Wilk
Sun Aug 9, 200987ARed head, once?Patrick Blindauer & Andrea Carla Michaels
Tue Jul 21, 200952ALittle Red Book writerDonna S. Levin
Sat Mar 28, 200932DRed giant?Joe Krozel
Mon Mar 16, 20091AChina's ___ Zedong (6)Lynn Lempel
Wed Dec 17, 200850AKind of jacket (6)John Farmer
Thu Jul 31, 200847AAuthor of a once-popular book of quotationsAllan E. Parrish
Thu Feb 28, 200810DJiang's husbandMatt Ginsberg
Thu Feb 14, 200843AGreat Leap Forward figureDavid J. Kahn
Wed Jan 30, 200828DRed leaderPeter A. Collins
Mon Aug 20, 200755AChina's Chairman ___ (3)Lynn Lempel
Thu Jun 21, 200725ALeader of the Autumn Harvest UprisingJohn Sheehan
Thu Mar 29, 200710DAndy Warhol subjectDavid J. Kahn
Wed Mar 28, 200729D1972 Nixon hostBurton Clemans
Mon Nov 27, 200640AChairman with a Little Red Book (3)Marlon R. Howell
Wed Nov 15, 20062DChinese revolutionaryDavid Benkof
Mon Jul 17, 200632AVisage overlooking Tiananmen SquareLarry Paul
Sun Nov 6, 200571DHe wrote "Political power grows out of the barrel of a gun"Elizabeth C. Gorski
Fri Sep 23, 200533D"From ___ to Mozart" (1980 documentary)Levi Denham
Sat May 21, 200548AOnetime popular T-shirt iconRich Norris
Mon Jan 31, 200523ALeader known for his "little red book"Randall J. Hartman
Sun Nov 9, 200352A___ jacketPatrick Berry
Sat Dec 1, 200159DRed Army chiefPeter Gordon
Thu Sep 20, 200134AKind of jacket (6)David J. Kahn
Sun Mar 18, 200116ANoted Warhol subject (3)Richard Silvestri
Mon Jan 15, 200150AGreat Leap Forward leader (2)Janet R. Bender
Mon Dec 25, 200058D___ Zedong (3)Adam G. Perl
Fri Dec 22, 200058AChiang's overthrowerMartin Ashwood-Smith and Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sun Aug 27, 200064DCultural Revolution leader (2)Dana Motley
Wed Jul 19, 200056ACultural Revolution chiefPhilip Lew
Tue Jul 4, 200047ALeader in a 1972 summit meeting with NixonTyler Hinman
Mon Jan 10, 20005AChina's Chairman ___ (3)John Greenman
Thu Nov 25, 199940ARevolutionary leaderDavid J. Kahn
Sun Nov 7, 199953AKind of jacket (6)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Mon Oct 18, 199928AChinese Chairman (5)Nancy Salomon and Karen Riekert
Mon Jul 5, 199936DLong March leader (5)Gregory E. Paul
Sun May 23, 199964DChairman of noteHarvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Thu May 6, 199919AWarhol subject (2)Matt Gaffney
Tue Apr 6, 19995AOne-time Chinese chairmanStephanie Spadaccini
Mon Jan 25, 199938DLongtime Chinese leaderFran and Lou Sabin
Sun Jun 14, 199835AAssociate of ZhouManny Nosowsky
Wed Jan 21, 199854A"From ___ to Mozart" (1980 film)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thu Sep 18, 199739ALong March leader (5)Cathy Millhauser
Tue Aug 12, 199721ALate ChairmanJanet R. Bender
Sat Aug 2, 19978DKind of jacket (6)Ed Early
Mon Feb 17, 199741A___ Tse-tungR. Hughes
Mon Jul 1, 19968DLong March leader (5)S. Spadaccini
Sat Dec 16, 199536DWarhol serigraph subjectBryant White
Mon Jul 17, 199554AJiang Qing's husbandKenneth Witte
Tue Jun 13, 199537DLong March participantTrip Payne
Tue Apr 11, 199551ACultural Revolution leader (2)Gregory E. Paul
Wed Feb 8, 199529ALong March leader (5)Cathy Millhauser
Fri Feb 3, 19954DKind of jacket (6)Matt Gaffney
Tue Nov 22, 19942DChinese chairman (5)Wayne Robert Williams
Sun Oct 9, 199479DWarhol subject (2)Bryant White
Sun Aug 14, 1994115ANoted Warhol subject (3)Deborah Kathryn Trombley
Sun Aug 7, 19948DMuch-quoted luminaryDean Niles
Tue Jul 19, 19945AChairman _____Christopher Hurt
Sun May 22, 199452ABest-selling Chinese authorRandolph Ross
Sun Apr 24, 19946DRed Book authorLouis Sabin

1 result for MAO from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Aug 10, 2008diagramless16AWho said "Political power grows out of the barrel of a gun"Patrick Blindauer

183 results for MAO from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Fri Jun 4, 19938DLeader of the Long MarchJune A. BoggsMaleska
Mon May 31, 199341D___ ZedongPeter GordonMaleska
Sun May 30, 1993137D"___ II," DeLillo novelA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Mar 28, 1993120D"___ II," DeLillo novelJudith C. DaltonMaleska
Wed Feb 24, 199362DFormer Chinese leaderAlfio MicciMaleska
Thu Jan 2, 199244A___ ZedongJames L. BeattyMaleska
Wed Jun 19, 199132DChinese Chairman, onceBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sun May 12, 199150DLeader before HuaRandolph RossMaleska
Thu May 9, 199141DChiang foeKenneth WitteMaleska
Fri Mar 1, 199140A___ ZedongArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Fri Feb 15, 199156DHua predecessorArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Sat Mar 18, 198931ALong March leaderEli WesoffMaleska
Sun Jan 29, 19896DFormer Chinese dictatorJeanne WilsonMaleska
Sat Oct 15, 198869AOft-quoted ChairmanWalter CovellMaleska
Thu Sep 22, 198866DOut-of-style jacketWilliam CanineMaleska
Sat Sep 10, 198853ALittle Red Book authorErnst TheimerMaleska
Mon Aug 1, 198834DErstwhile Asiatic bigwigSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Jul 31, 1988109ATse-tungJune A. BoggsMaleska
Wed Jul 6, 19882DRevolutionary figureRobert O. DillmanMaleska
Sun Jun 26, 198832ALittle Red Book authorDale O. BurgenerMaleska
Sun Jun 28, 198716DName in CommunismMary M. MurdochMaleska
Mon Oct 13, 198641DFormer Chinese chiefAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Thu Jul 31, 19865DNovel by F. Huch: 1907Shirley SolowayMaleska
Fri Jul 11, 198615ADead Red headLawrence M. RheingoldMaleska
Thu Mar 20, 198658DFormer Chinese V.I.P.Terry HealyMaleska
Wed Feb 5, 198636ALittle Red Book authorEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sun Jul 28, 19854ALate Chinese leaderLouis BaronMaleska
Mon Jul 30, 198414D"Little Red Book" authorJeanne WilsonMaleska
Wed May 16, 198449DErstwhile Chinese leaderGuido ScaratoMaleska
Sun Apr 1, 198450DLeader of the Long MarchFrances HansenMaleska
Sat Nov 19, 19837DDouble this for a honey eaterEli WesoffMaleska
Fri Nov 11, 198342A___ ZedongErnst TheimerMaleska
Sun Sep 25, 1983110DLittle Red Book authorA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun May 15, 1983122AThe Long March leaderBert RosenfieldMaleska
Fri Mar 25, 198331DKuomintang opponentJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Thu Jan 27, 198364DHua's predecessorWilliam CanineMaleska
Thu Nov 25, 198237DRevolutionary figureI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Sat Aug 7, 198233AMemorable OrientalWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed May 19, 198253AFamed Far East nameC. J. AngioMaleska
Sun Apr 11, 1982121D"Little Red Book" authorStanley GlassMaleska
Mon Jan 25, 198235A___ ZedongSamuel H. BarkanMaleska
Sun Nov 1, 198132AComrade of Chu TehCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Thu Sep 10, 198145DHis wife was in the Gang of FourHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Fri Mar 27, 198158DLong March leaderRobert KatzMaleska
Fri May 30, 198032D"Red Book" authorBensonMaleska
Mon Mar 31, 198063DFormer Peking nameA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tue Oct 9, 197935A"Little Red Book" authorHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sat Aug 4, 197958A"Little Red Book" authorDavid A. ScullyMaleska
Sun Nov 19, 1978101APeking idolMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Sun Jul 30, 197839DChou's colleagueJordan S. LasherMaleska
Sun Feb 12, 197840AHua's predecessorJordan S. LasherMaleska
Sat Nov 26, 197744ATo whom Chou seldom said noJames & Phyllis BarrickMaleska
Wed Nov 9, 19779DLate Chinese leaderAnn JenkinsMaleska
Sun Aug 28, 197716DPeking idolMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Sun Jul 17, 1977124AFar East nameAlex F. BlackMaleska
Tue Jun 14, 197749DPeking nameA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun May 22, 197774APeking idolMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Sun Dec 5, 197651APeking idolMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Mon Nov 1, 197630DChinese leaderMargery BernsteinWeng
Fri Oct 22, 197628AChinese leaderSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Sun May 2, 197633AChairman of noteAlexander F. BlackWeng
Sat Mar 27, 197622AChinese leaderH. Hastings ReddallWeng
Sat Mar 6, 197665AAsian leaderLita M. ElversWeng
Mon Jan 26, 19768DPeking leaderMartha J. DeWittWeng
Sun Jan 25, 197697DChinese leaderVirginia SchneiderWeng
Sat Jan 10, 197635AChinese leaderH. Hastings ReddallWeng
Sat Nov 15, 197549AChinese leaderBen GrahamWeng
Thu Oct 16, 197524DChinese leaderH. M. KennedyWeng
Mon Sep 15, 197531AChinese leaderDennis ListortWeng
Sat Sep 6, 197521DPeking nameSamalinWeng
Sun Jul 6, 197577AChou's associateDiana SessionsWeng
Fri Jan 31, 19754AChinese leaderJordan S. LasherWeng
Tue Oct 29, 197424DChinese leaderH. M. KennedyWeng
Wed Oct 16, 197454DPeking nameTap OsbornWeng
Wed Aug 7, 197437APeking V.I.P.Elizabeth A. YaroWeng
Sun Mar 24, 197441DChinese leaderCharles BaronWeng
Tue Feb 5, 197420AChinese V.I.P.Leonard SussmanWeng
Mon Dec 17, 197332APeking nameUnknownWeng
Sun Dec 3, 1972140AAsian leaderElmer ToroWeng
Tue Nov 7, 197262DParty boss in AsiaUnknownWeng
Sat Nov 4, 197248AChinese leaderUnknownWeng
Sun Aug 6, 1972104APeking nameJay SpryWeng
Thu Feb 17, 197231DChinese leaderUnknownWeng
Fri Oct 1, 197128DChinese nameUnknownWeng
Thu Aug 19, 197154A___ Tse-tungUnknownWeng
Mon Aug 2, 197157DPeking nameUnknownWeng
Sat Jul 24, 197146DAsian leaderUnknownWeng
Wed Jul 14, 197124AChinese nameUnknownWeng
Sun Jul 11, 197134DPeking nameEdward J. O'BrienWeng
Tue May 18, 197120AChinese leaderUnknownWeng
Tue Jun 9, 197061DOriental nameUnknownWeng
Wed Dec 31, 196960DChinese leader.UnknownWeng
Wed Dec 17, 196948AChinese V.I.P.UnknownWeng
Tue Dec 2, 196955DChinese name.UnknownWeng
Tue Sep 16, 196949DAsian leader.UnknownWeng
Fri Jun 27, 19699DChinese V.I.P.UnknownWeng
Wed May 28, 196958AAuthor of sayings.UnknownWeng
Sat Feb 8, 196946AChinese leader.UnknownWeng
Sun Nov 17, 196838DChinese nameBarbara GolubFarrar
Sun Sep 22, 196879AAsian nameWilliam A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Sat Aug 24, 19684DChinese name.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jun 26, 196851AChinese name.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 19, 196762DChinese chairman.Ronald C. HirschfeldFarrar
Sat Apr 15, 196758AName in the news.Jean ReedFarrar
Fri Mar 3, 196745DAuthor of a "little red book."Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Tue Oct 18, 196632DChinese name.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 5, 19661DRed leader.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 28, 196557APowerful Red.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Sun Feb 14, 196576AChinese name.Anne FoxFarrar
Sun Apr 19, 196483AChinese Red.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Thu Jan 2, 196462DChinese name.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sun Nov 3, 1963130AChinese Red.Will WengFarrar
Tue Aug 27, 196360AChinese name.Louise EarnestFarrar
Sat Jul 6, 196356AChinese name.UnknownFarrar
Mon Apr 22, 19636DChou's comrade.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 24, 196244AChinese name.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Mon Oct 22, 196250APeking name.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 7, 196267ARed leader.Ted DombrasFarrar
Sun Aug 26, 196269ABig name in Peiping.Diana SessionsFarrar
Fri Jan 19, 196242DChinese name.Helen FasuloFarrar
Tue Oct 24, 196134AChinese Red.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 8, 196191AChinese name.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Fri Jan 20, 196126DOriental name.UnknownFarrar
Tue Dec 27, 196051AChinese name.UnknownFarrar
Fri Nov 25, 196029DChinese name.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 18, 196016DChinese name.Harold T. BersFarrar
Mon Aug 22, 196059DChinese name.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jun 22, 19609DChinese name.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 12, 196060APeacock in Kipling.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Sun May 22, 196096APeacock, in Kipling.Tom MixonFarrar
Fri Jul 24, 195929DEnemy of Chiang.George LaczkoFarrar
Sat Mar 21, 19594DRed China official.UnknownFarrar
Mon Mar 9, 195919AChinese name.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Sun Jan 11, 1959122DChinese name.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sat Jun 14, 195832AChinese name.Herman KeldFarrar
Sun Dec 29, 1957107AChinese Red.Charles CrossFarrar
Tue Oct 1, 195733AChinese name.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 1, 195776AChinese Red.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Mon Aug 12, 195737AOriental name.Albert BlumFarrar
Fri Aug 9, 195728AFar East name.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Wed Jul 31, 195742DFar East name.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Thu Jul 25, 195739ABigwig in China.S. A. KayFarrar
Sun Nov 18, 1956111ARed Chinese dictator.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Fri Oct 26, 19567DChinese Communist leader.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 23, 19557DChinese Red.George ArguimbauFarrar
Wed Apr 13, 195562DChinese Red leader.Mary D. WarnockFarrar
Thu Feb 17, 195537DChina's Red chief.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wed Feb 16, 19551AChinese Red leader.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun Oct 3, 195475ALeader of "the long march."John WilligFarrar
Tue Aug 3, 19547DChinese Red.Marjorie MorseFarrar
Wed Jul 14, 195420AChou's colleague.Ethel Le StrangeFarrar
Sun Jun 20, 195430DChinese Red.Sidney LambertFarrar
Fri May 14, 195456DRed China dictator.Edward EarlyFarrar
Thu Mar 25, 195424AChinese Communist leader.Roberta MorseFarrar
Sun Nov 8, 1953115DChou's chief.Israel GitterFarrar
Sun May 24, 195358ARed dictator.Alice CookFarrar
Sat Apr 25, 19539DChinese name.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jan 19, 19538DChinese Red leader.George HendersonFarrar
Sat Nov 8, 195252AChinese Red menace.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 16, 195251AChiang's rival.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 6, 195226AMr. Big in China.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 30, 19525DRed spokesman.UnknownFarrar
Thu Mar 13, 195240ARed chief in Peiping.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 30, 195158DHe covets Formosa.Harold T. BersFarrar
Fri Dec 7, 195162ARed China's top man.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 27, 195138AChiang's foe.UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 10, 195139AChina's seldom-seen dictator.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 17, 195165DChinese dictator.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 3, 195165A___ Tse-tung.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jul 20, 195130ARed China ruler.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 15, 19515DArch Chinese Communist.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tue Apr 17, 195142ARed China's bigwig.UnknownFarrar
Sat Apr 14, 195143AMystery man of Red China.UnknownFarrar
Mon Mar 5, 195136ARed China's leader.UnknownFarrar
Mon Feb 5, 195125AChinese Red head.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 21, 1951127AMystery man of China.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wed Jan 3, 195121ALeader of Red China.J. F. KellyFarrar
Wed Oct 4, 195036DChinese Communist leader.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sun Jul 2, 1950111ARed Chinese leader.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Sun Mar 12, 195086AChinese Communist leader.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sun Jun 5, 1949102ALeader of Chinese Communists.George NewkirkFarrar
Sun Feb 24, 194678AChinese Communist leader.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Sun May 31, 194250APeacock, so called by Kipling.Jack LuzzattoFarrar