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91 results for NISEI

23 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Wednesday, November 22, 201716AAmerican of Japanese originTimothy Polin
Thursday, November 9, 201753ASecond-generation Japanese-American (4)Bruce Haight
Friday, May 15, 201556ASecond-generation Japanese-American (4)David Phillips
Sunday, September 23, 201256ASen. Daniel Inouye, for oneMatt Ginsberg
Sunday, July 24, 201125AAmerican-born Japanese (2)Kurt Mueller
Thursday, June 2, 201147DSecond-generation Japanese-American (4)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Thursday, October 16, 200844AJapanese immigrant's childIan Tullis
Saturday, October 4, 200821DSome W.W. II internees (2)Matt Ginsberg
Thursday, September 4, 20089DAmerican-born Japanese (2)Matt Ginsberg
Tuesday, November 13, 200722DSome Japanese-Americans (2)Fred Piscop
Sunday, October 14, 2007108DChild of Asian parentsElizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, June 28, 20069DSome W.W. II internees (2)Myles Callum
Friday, December 27, 200247DSome Japanese descendantsSherry O. Blackard
Thursday, June 14, 200150DSome Japanese-Americans (2)Mark Diehl
Sunday, January 21, 200160DJapanese-American (6)Con Pederson
Wednesday, September 8, 199963AJapanese-American (6)Holden Baker
Sunday, September 13, 199886DJapanese-American (6)Cathy Millhauser
Friday, December 19, 199727AJapanese-American (6)John Wolting
Friday, August 1, 199732DSome Asian-AmericansGerald R. Ferguson
Sunday, June 29, 19976DSecond-generation JapaneseDavid J. Kahn
Sunday, May 26, 199663DJapanese-American (6)R. Ross
Sunday, January 15, 199534DJapanese-American (6)Ernie Furtado
Friday, December 9, 199456ASecond-generation Japanese-American (4)Matt Gaffney

68 results for NISEI from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Friday, October 9, 199238AJapanese-AmericanRobert ZimmermanMaleska
Tuesday, July 4, 198942ASecond-generation Japanese in the U.S.Dale O. BurgenerMaleska
Wednesday, April 20, 198846AJapanese-AmericansDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Tuesday, February 25, 198630DJapanese-AmericanSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sunday, November 3, 198532DPerson of Japanese descentWilson McBeathMaleska
Monday, March 4, 198560AJapanese-AmericanBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Friday, February 8, 198546DJapanese-AmericanIrene SmullyanMaleska
Tuesday, March 27, 198420DJapanese-AmericanMichael J. ParrisMaleska
Wednesday, October 5, 19838DJapanese-AmericanBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Thursday, August 26, 198226AJapanese-AmericanLouis SabinMaleska
Wednesday, December 23, 198130DJapanese-AmericansMassiMaleska
Sunday, November 15, 198199DJapanese-AmericanNancy W. AtkinsonMaleska
Wednesday, April 15, 198166AJapanese-AmericanEli WesoffMaleska
Monday, March 9, 198141DSecond-generation Japanese-AmericanJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Saturday, February 14, 198131DJapanese-AmericanJim ModneyMaleska
Tuesday, October 28, 198061AJapanese born and raised in U.S.Jeanette K. BrillMaleska
Wednesday, September 10, 19805ASecond-generation Japanese-AmericanJim ModneyMaleska
Sunday, August 24, 198052DNipponese born in NapaJudson G. TrentMaleska
Sunday, March 16, 198066AJapanese-AmericanC. J. AngioMaleska
Sunday, January 6, 198059DJapanese-AmericanFrances HansenMaleska
Thursday, June 7, 197922AJapanese-AmericanRobert KatzMaleska
Thursday, June 8, 197849DJapanese citizen of U.S.Norton RhoadesMaleska
Monday, January 30, 197829DJapanese-AmericanDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Monday, January 10, 197748DU.S. JapaneseElio DesiderioWeng
Sunday, April 4, 1976102AIssei's childJ. A. FelkerWeng
Tuesday, September 30, 197553DU.S.-born JapaneseMartha J. DeWittWeng
Tuesday, April 24, 197322AU. S. JapaneseUnknownWeng
Saturday, August 19, 197236DJapanese-AmericanUnknownWeng
Saturday, July 29, 197260AU. S. JapaneseUnknownWeng
Wednesday, July 26, 197249AJapanese-AmericanUnknownWeng
Sunday, March 29, 197046DU.S. JapaneseArnold MossWeng
Wednesday, December 31, 196912DU.S. Japanese.UnknownWeng
Monday, October 27, 196922DChild of an issei.UnknownWeng
Thursday, April 24, 196953AAmerican-born Japanese.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, September 27, 196719ACertain U.S. citizens.Philip BlairFarrar
Monday, July 3, 196718DU.S.-born Japanese.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Friday, June 23, 196767AAmericans of Japanese ancestry.Louise EarnestFarrar
Thursday, February 9, 196712DSome Japanese.Helen FasuloFarrar
Monday, December 19, 196635ACertain Japanese.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 30, 196644DSome Japanese.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Tuesday, October 11, 196629DCertain Japanese.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 19, 196662ACertain U.S. citizen.Anne FoxFarrar
Sunday, April 18, 196525DJapanese citizen.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sunday, December 15, 196335DU.S. citizen of Japanese descent.Jules Arensberg and Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, May 19, 196359AJapanese-American.Ted DombrasFarrar
Monday, January 9, 196131AAmerican-born Japanese.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 29, 19605DAmerican of Japanese extraction.Louise EarnestFarrar
Thursday, May 26, 196049DAmerican Japanese.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 10, 195916ANative-born American with Japanese parents.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, September 30, 195859AJapanese-American.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, August 6, 195860AJapanese in America.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Thursday, September 26, 195750AAmerican-born Japanese.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sunday, January 6, 195770ACertain Americans.Marion MoeserFarrar
Friday, January 4, 195740AAmerican-born Japanese.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Saturday, August 18, 195649DSon of 16 Across.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Wednesday, July 25, 195640AAmerican of Japanese parentage.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, March 15, 195637AJapanese born in America.Mel TaubFarrar
Sunday, December 25, 1955101DNative-born Japanese in U. S.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, March 6, 195514DAmerican Oriental.Maura JacobsonFarrar
Wednesday, February 10, 195430DU. S. citizen of Japanese parentage.Marian MoeserFarrar
Sunday, November 29, 195327AJapanese-American.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wednesday, October 28, 195329DJapanese who is U. S. born and bred.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tuesday, March 4, 195211DPerson of Japanese descent, born in the U. S. and loyal to it.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, March 3, 19513DSecond-generation Japanese-American.Robert HeglerFarrar
Sunday, January 29, 1950116DJapanese-American.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sunday, May 1, 194963ANative U. S. citizen of Japanese parentage.Edward BucklerFarrar
Sunday, February 6, 1949128DJapanese-American.G. A. K. SuttonFarrar
Sunday, March 31, 194629DAmericans of Japanese ancestry.Louis BaronFarrar