"1988 Winter Olympian Midori" Crossword Clue

Author: Mathew Cooper
Last Updated: 11 Oct 2023

"1988 Winter Olympian Midori" NYT crossword answer is:

ITO (3 letters length)

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Midori, a Japanese figure skater, made history in 1988 when she became the first female skater to land a triple axel in the Winter Olympics. She was the youngest competitor in the competition at the age of 15 and her performance earned her the bronze medal. Midori's performance was so impressive that it was immortalized in a New York Times crossword clue on October 11, 2023. The clue was "1988 Winter Olympian Midori" and the answer was "ITO".

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