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60 results for ZAIRE

32 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Thu Jul 19, 201825DWhere Ali won his 1974 world heavyweight titleMike Knobler
Sat Mar 3, 201818ASite of a 1974 fight won by 40-AcrossDamon Gulczynski
Wed May 18, 201620AAfrican nation renamed in 1997Zhouqin Burnikel
Mon Jun 22, 201550DFormer name for Congo (2)Joel Fagliano
Fri May 9, 201423D1971-97 nation name (2)James Mulhern
Fri Apr 18, 20146DThe Congolese franc replaced itJames Mulhern
Sat Aug 24, 201325ABygone country name or its currencyFrederick J. Healy
Mon Feb 4, 201349DCongo, once (3)Randall J. Hartman
Mon Nov 12, 201232DCongo, formerly (2)Randall J. Hartman
Mon Mar 19, 201212DCongo, from 1971 to 1997Jeremy Horwitz
Sat Mar 3, 201213DOld country name or its currency, both dropped in 1997Byron Walden
Sat Feb 4, 201258ASetting for the 1996 documentary "When We Were Kings"Brendan Emmett Quigley and Caleb Madison
Mon Dec 20, 201044AFormer name for Congo (2)Donna Hoke
Sun Feb 28, 201061D1990s war localeYaakov Bendavid
Sat Sep 26, 200950A1971-97 nation name (2)Joon Pahk
Tue Apr 14, 200910DCongo's name before 1997Barry Boone
Wed Mar 11, 200952DCongo, once (3)Caleb Madison
Tue Oct 7, 200828DWhere Ali dethroned ForemanKevin G. Der
Tue Oct 23, 200768ASite of Ali's Rumble in the JungleAlan Arbesfeld
Sat Jul 7, 200745ARumble in the Jungle settingTodd McClary
Mon Mar 21, 200526ACongo, formerly (2)Mike Torch
Wed Dec 31, 200331DCongo, once (3)Alan Arbesfeld
Fri Feb 7, 200330ACountry name from 1971-97Michael Shteyman
Wed Mar 13, 200249ACongo Basin riverEd Early
Mon Sep 3, 20012DOld name for Kinshasa's countryPeter Gordon
Wed Nov 10, 199963AWhere Ali KO'd Foreman, 1974Joan Yanofsky
Sat May 15, 199930ANew ___ (Congolese money)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Thu Jan 28, 199961AFormer country nameHenry Hook
Wed May 1, 199647AAli-Foreman battle siteF. Piscop
Mon Aug 7, 19951ABelgian Congo, todaySidney L. Robbins
Thu Jun 23, 199458AWorld's largest cobalt exporterTrip Payne
Fri Jun 3, 199453AIts capital is KinshasaNorman S. Wizer

1 result for ZAIRE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Oct 15, 2000diagramless30AKinshasa's country, formerlyFred Piscop

27 results for ZAIRE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Mon Feb 3, 199212DSudanese neighborRobert W. SturgesMaleska
Sun Jul 7, 199149ABelgian Congo, todayCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Wed Apr 18, 199022ABelgian Congo, todayBetty JorgensenMaleska
Fri Nov 17, 198926AKinshasa is its capitalChristopher PageMaleska
Wed May 10, 198952DKinshasa is its capitalWilliam CanineMaleska
Sat Feb 25, 198938DBelgian Congo, todayNancy JolineMaleska
Sun Aug 28, 198876DWhere the Lomami flowsMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Sat Jun 25, 198830AKinshasa is its capitalJoe ClonickMaleska
Fri Jun 26, 198729ABelgian Congo todayWilliam CanineMaleska
Thu Jan 22, 198730DKinshasa is its capitalJim PageMaleska
Wed Sep 25, 198523AMobuto Sese Seko's landMary C. WhittenMaleska
Mon Jan 14, 198530DA neighbor of SudanJesse RoarkeMaleska
Sat Mar 10, 198439DBelgian Congo todayRobert KatzMaleska
Sat Aug 27, 198354AKinshasa is its capitalWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed Aug 17, 19835DThe former Belgian CongoWilliam CanineMaleska
Sun Jun 5, 198338DThird-world nationA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wed Jan 5, 198330DCountry once called Belgian CongoEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tue Mar 11, 19805DNeighbor of TanzaniaJudson G. TrentMaleska
Sat Jun 10, 19783DScene of Mailer's "The Fight"Hal R. HollingerMaleska
Thu Jan 26, 197841DThe Congo todayJordan S. LasherMaleska
Thu Dec 15, 197718AFight site: Oct. 30, 1974Stephanie SpadacciniMaleska
Mon Jun 7, 197640AAfrican fight site for AliHerb L. RisteenWeng
Tue Feb 24, 197638AAfrican nationWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Wed Jul 30, 197546DSite of an Ali fightHenry HookWeng
Sun May 18, 1975127DAfrican stateEleanor TylerWeng
Tue Jul 16, 19741ACongo republicManny MillerWeng
Wed Jul 6, 195512DFrench name of Voltaire play.Elsie BishopFarrar