Lewis, Frank W.

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Lewis, Frank W. Gender: M
Frank Waring Lewis
born on 25 August 1912 at 14:00 (= 2:00 PM )
Place Salt Lake City, Utah, 40n46, 111w53
Timezone MST h7w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 02°15' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 10°49 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 08°30'


American cryptographer and cryptic crossword compiler. His puzzles were printed in The Nation for over 60 years, for a total of 2,962 puzzles. Leonard Bernstein, Kurt Vonnegut, and Katha Pollitt were listed among the fans of his puzzles.

He died on 18 November 2010, at age 98. He is survived by his wife of 74 years, Sylvia (née Shosteck). They had six children.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Birth certificate submitted by Sy Scholfield.


  • Family : Relationship : Marriage more than 15 Yrs (74 years)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids more than 3 (Six)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 98)
  • Vocation : Sports : Games - Bridge/ Chess/ Other (Cryptic crossword compiler)