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Complaint received after first Sudoku puzzle was published

The Times received a complaint after publishing the first Sudoku puzzle

In it’s modern form, Sukodu was first published on November 12, 2004, in The Times, UK. The newspaper received a “complaint” the very next day from one Ian Payn. He had got so engrossed in the puzzle that he missed his bus.

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