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In which year Cross word puzzle started? Who introduced this?

Asked by hitler, 21 Dec '08 07:45 pm
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Mr Arthur Wynne invented the first crossword puzzle.
Answered by anupama kumar, 21 Dec '08 07:49 pm

 
  
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A Mr Arthur Wynne invented the first crossword puzzle. He was born in Liverpool, UK and his first crossword was published on Sunday 21st December, 1913 in The New York World newspaper
Answered by Sunil, 21 Dec '08 07:48 pm

 
  
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Crossword puzzles are said to be the most popular and widespread word game in the world, yet have a short history. The first crosswords appeared in England during the 19th century. They were of an elementary kind, apparently derived from the word square, a group of words arranged so the letters read alike vertically and horizontally, and printed in children's puzzle books and various periodicals. In the United States, however, the puzzle developed into a serious adult pastime.

The first known published crossword puzzle was created by a journalist named Arthur Wynne from Liverpool, and he is usually credited as the inventor of the popular word game. December 21, 1913 was the date and it appeared in a Sunday newspaper, the New York World. Wynne's puzzle(see below) differed from today's crosswords in that it was diamond shaped and contained no internal black squares. During the early 1920's other newspapers picked up the newly discovered pastime and within a decade crossword puzzles we ...more
Answered by victory, 21 Dec '08 07:48 pm

 
  
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Arthur Wynne who immigrated to the United States wrote the first crossword puzzle for an American newspaper called the New York World. It was published on Sunday, December 21, 1913.
Answered by sudesh, 15 Jan '10 01:49 pm

 
  
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Hi....hitttttler bhai tum jinda ho ya hitlar ka bhut batado na .
Answered by Amit, 21 Dec '08 07:50 pm

 
  
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