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24 results for THORPE

10 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
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DateGridClueAuthor
Thu Jul 26, 201862AOlympian Jim or IanNate Cardin
Wed Feb 6, 201330AAthlete Jim whose Native American name was Wa-Tho-HukPeter A. Collins
Tue Sep 25, 201227D2000 and 2004 swimming gold medalist IanIan Livengood
Thu Nov 11, 201051DFive-time Olympic gold-medal swimmerAndrew Zhou
Sat Jul 18, 200941ABreaker of the 400-meter freestyle world record at the 2000 OlympicsJoe Krozel
Thu Dec 2, 200447A1912 Olympics track starPatrick Berry
Wed Dec 26, 200142DAthlete JimEd Early
Tue Mar 27, 200147DAthlete of the Century JimSherry O. Blackard
Thu Aug 7, 199712DFootball Hall-of-Famer JimMark Diehl
Sun Feb 11, 199653D1912 Olympic decathlon champHarvey Estes

1 result for THORPE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Aug 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.

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