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58 Results for ZAIRE

30 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences). See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Wednesday, May 18, 201620AAfrican nation renamed in 1997Zhouqin Burnikel
Monday, June 22, 201550DFormer name for Congo (2)Joel Fagliano
Friday, May 9, 201423D1971-97 nation name (2)James Mulhern
Friday, April 18, 20146DThe Congolese franc replaced itJames Mulhern
Saturday, August 24, 201325ABygone country name or its currencyFrederick J. Healy
Monday, February 4, 201349DCongo, once (3)Randall J. Hartman
Monday, November 12, 201232DCongo, formerly (2)Randall J. Hartman
Monday, March 19, 201212DCongo, from 1971 to 1997Jeremy Horwitz
Saturday, March 3, 201213DOld country name or its currency, both dropped in 1997Byron Walden
Saturday, February 4, 201258ASetting for the 1996 documentary "When We Were Kings"Brendan Emmett Quigley and Caleb Madison
Monday, December 20, 201044AFormer name for Congo (2)Donna Hoke
Sunday, February 28, 201061D1990s war localeYaakov Bendavid
Saturday, September 26, 200950A1971-97 nation name (2)Joon Pahk
Tuesday, April 14, 200910DCongo's name before 1997Barry Boone
Wednesday, March 11, 200952DCongo, once (3)Caleb Madison
Tuesday, October 7, 200828DWhere Ali dethroned ForemanKevin G. Der
Tuesday, October 23, 200768ASite of Ali's Rumble in the JungleAlan Arbesfeld
Saturday, July 7, 200745ARumble in the Jungle settingTodd McClary
Monday, March 21, 200526ACongo, formerly (2)Mike Torch
Wednesday, December 31, 200331DCongo, once (3)Alan Arbesfeld
Friday, February 7, 200330ACountry name from 1971-97Michael Shteyman
Wednesday, March 13, 200249ACongo Basin riverEd Early
Monday, September 3, 20012DOld name for Kinshasa's countryPeter Gordon
Wednesday, November 10, 199963AWhere Ali KO'd Foreman, 1974Joan Yanofsky
Saturday, May 15, 199930ANew ___ (Congolese money)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Thursday, January 28, 199961AFormer country nameHenry Hook
Wednesday, May 1, 199647AAli-Foreman battle siteF. Piscop
Monday, August 7, 19951ABelgian Congo, todaySidney L. Robbins
Thursday, June 23, 199458AWorld's largest cobalt exporterTrip Payne
Friday, June 3, 199453AIts capital is KinshasaNorman S. Wizer

1 result for ZAIRE from Variety puzzles.

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

27 results for ZAIRE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

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

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