A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

ELENA

Sat, 13 Nov '21
Lead role in "The Vampire Diaries"
Sat, 3 Jul '21
___ Gilbert, "The Vampire Diaries" protagonist
Fri, 28 May '21
First name on the Supreme Court
Sun, 28 Feb '21
First name on the Supreme Court
Fri, 29 Jan '21
First name on the Supreme Court