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23 results for THORPE

9 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
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Wednesday, February 6, 201330AAthlete Jim whose Native American name was Wa-Tho-HukPeter A. Collins
Tuesday, September 25, 201227D2000 and 2004 swimming gold medalist IanIan Livengood
Thursday, November 11, 201051DFive-time Olympic gold-medal swimmerAndrew Zhou
Saturday, July 18, 200941ABreaker of the 400-meter freestyle world record at the 2000 OlympicsJoe Krozel
Thursday, December 2, 200447A1912 Olympics track starPatrick Berry
Wednesday, December 26, 200142DAthlete JimEd Early
Tuesday, March 27, 200147DAthlete of the Century JimSherry O. Blackard
Thursday, August 7, 199712DFootball Hall-of-Famer JimMark Diehl
Sunday, February 11, 199653D1912 Olympic decathlon champHarvey Estes

1 result for THORPE from Variety puzzles.

August 21, 2016acrosticMTrack star who was once voted the greatest athlete of the 20th centuryEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

13 results for THORPE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Saturday, January 21, 198947DU.S. athlete: 1888-1953Kevin BoyleMaleska
Sunday, January 17, 198860AGreat 1912 OlympianWarren W. ReichMaleska
Sunday, September 27, 198114DCarlisle's favorite sonHume R. CraftMaleska
Sunday, January 11, 198127AEarly gridiron greatStanley GlassMaleska
Sunday, June 6, 197661AU.S. athlete JimTom SheehanWeng
Sunday, February 19, 1967103AFamous Indian athlete.Jean ReedFarrar
Sunday, November 17, 196343AHamlet.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sunday, October 15, 1961127D"Curfew Must Not Ring Tonight" poet.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Sunday, September 20, 1959113DShe wrote "Curfew Must Not Ring Tonight."Threba JohnsonFarrar
Sunday, May 1, 195571DFamous left halfback.Harold T. BersFarrar
Friday, May 28, 195424AGreat American athlete.Israel GitterFarrar
Sunday, July 20, 1947124ARosa ___, author of "Curfew Must Not Ring Tonight."Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, February 22, 1942104DShe wrote "Curfew Shall Not Ring Tonight."Louis JenkinsFarrar