A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

NED

Tue, 31 May '22
Nickname for Benedict or Edgar
Mon, 30 May '22
Sansa's father on "Game of Thrones"
Sun, 1 May '22
Late actor Eisenberg
Sun, 10 Apr '22
Country code for Holland in the Olympics
Fri, 25 Mar '22
Maude's widower on "The Simpsons"
Wed, 9 Feb '22
Leftorium owner on "The Simpsons"
Sun, 12 Sep '21
___ Ryerson, insurance salesman in "Groundhog Day"
Tue, 7 Sep '21
Actor Beatty
Wed, 28 Jul '21
Homer's neighbor on "The Simpsons"
Wed, 5 May '21
Homer's neighbor
Sun, 11 Apr '21
Oscar-winning lyricist Washington
Thu, 25 Mar '21
Composer Rorem
Fri, 1 Jan '21
Patriarch Stark of "Game of Thrones"