A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

ANNA

Tue, 26 Oct '21
Tennis's Kournikova
Tue, 6 Jul '21
"___ Karenina"
Mon, 22 Feb '21
Author/journalist Quindlen
Wed, 3 Feb '21
Actress ___ Deavere Smith
Thu, 21 Jan '21
Palindromic woman's name