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Encyclopedia > Dallas (disambiguation)

Dallas most commonly refers to Dallas, Texas in the U.S. state of Texas. Nickname: Motto: Live Large. ...


Dallas may also refer to


in Scotland

  • Dallas, Moray, Scotland, which gave its name to the American Dallas family

Dallas Village looking South West along the central road, with the hill of Mill Buie in the background Dallas (Scottish Gaelic: Dalais meaning valley of water) is a small rural village in Moray, Scotland, south west of Elgin. ...

in Australia

Dallas is a suburb in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. ...

in the United States

See also: Dallas is a city located in Paulding County, Georgia, United States. ... Dallas is a town located in Gaston County, North Carolina. ... The city of Dallas is the county seat of Polk County, Oregon, United States. ... Dallas is a borough in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA. The population was 2,557 at the 2000 census. ... Dallas is a town located in Gregory County, South Dakota. ... Dallas is a village located in Barron County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Dallas is a town in Barron County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Melcher-Dallas is a city located in Marion County, Iowa. ... Marble Hill is a city located in Bollinger County, Missouri. ... Fort Dallas circa 1930 photo from Florida Photographic Collection Fort Dallas was established on the plantation of William English in 1836 as an United States military post and cantonment in southern Florida during the Seminole Wars. ... For other uses, see Miami (disambiguation). ...

Dallas County is the name of some counties in the United States of America: Named for Vice President of the United States of America George M. Dallas: Dallas County, Arkansas Dallas County, Iowa Dallas County, Missouri Dallas County, Texas Named for United States Secretary of the Treasury Alexander J. Dallas... Dallas Township may refer to: Dallas Township, Arkansas Dallas Township, Indiana Dallas Township, Dallas County, Iowa Dallas Township, Marion County, Iowa Dallas Township, Taylor County, Iowa Dallas Township, Michigan Dallas Township, DeKalb County, Missouri Dallas Township, Harrison County, Missouri Dallas Township, St. ...

Dallas (TV series)

  • The Dallas (TV series), a U.S. prime-time television soap opera set in Dallas, Texas, that aired on CBS from 1978 to 1991
    • Two Reunion television movies based on the television series:
    • Dallas: J.R. Returns
    • Dallas: War of the Ewings

The Southfork Ranch, home of the Ewing family The original cast of Dallas. ...

Naval vessels

  • USS Dallas (SSN-700), a U.S. Navy Los Angeles class attack submarine
  • USS Dallas (DD-199), an American destroyer, named for Alexander J. Dallas
  • USCGC Dallas (WHEC-716), a United States Coast Guard Hamilton class High endurance cutter (1968-...), named for Secretary of the Treasury Alexander J. Dallas

USS Dallas (SSN-700), a Los Angeles-class submarine, is one of two ships of the United States Navy to be named for Dallas, Texas, although another two ships were scheduled but never completed. ... The second USS Dallas (DD-199) was a Clemson-class destroyer in the United States Navy during World War II. She was named for Alexander J. Dallas, and was later renamed Alexander Dallas. ... The USCGC Dallas, originally commissioned in 1967 at Avondale Shipyard in New Orleans, is the sixth high endurance cutter to bear the name Alexander J. Dallas, the Secretary of the Treasury under President James Madison (1814-1816). ... USCG HH-65 Dolphin USCG HH-60J JayHawk The United States Coast Guard (USCG) is a branch of the United States armed forces and is involved in maritime law enforcement, mariner assistance, search and rescue, and national defense. ...


U.S. Dallas family

George Mifflin Dallas (July 10, 1792—December 31, 1864) was a U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania and the eleventh Vice President, serving under James K. Polk. ... Dallas, as portrayed in an 1881 copy of a Gilbert Stuart painting Alexander James Dallas (June 21, 1759 – January 16, 1817) was an American statesman who served as the U.S. Treasury Secretary under President James Madison. ... Alexander James Dallas (May 15, 1791 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - June 3, 1844 in Callao, Peru) was an officer in the United States Navy who served in the War of 1812, operations against Algiers in 1815, and in the suppression of piracy in the West Indies. ...

Other people

Eneas Sweetland Dallas (1828-1879) was a Victorian-era writer and journalist for The Times. ... Hugh Dallas MBE (born October 26, 1957 in Motherwell, Scotland) is a former Scottish football referee. ... Lance Hoyt (born February 27, 1977 [1] in Hearne, Texas) is an American professional wrestler, currently working for Total Nonstop Action Wrestling in Orlando, Florida. ... Dallas Drake was born in Trail, British Columbia on the 4th of February. ... George Dallas Green (born August 4, 1934 in Newport, Delaware) is a former pitcher, manager and executive in Major League Baseball who is perhaps best known for his involvement with the Philadelphia Phillies. ... Dallas Green is one of the guitarists and vocalists in the Canadian post-hardcore band Alexisonfire. ... Dallas Smith (born October 10, 1941, in Hamiota, Manitoba) was a National Hockey League defenseman who played fifteen seasons for the Boston Bruins. ... Dallas Smith (born December 4, 1977) is the lead singer of the band Default. ...

Fictional characters

  • Korben Dallas, ex-soldier and unlikely hero cab-driver played by Bruce Willis in the movie The Fifth Element, set in the 23rd century.
  • Dallas, a character played by Tom Skeritt, captain of the commercial starship Nostromo in the 1979 science fiction/horror film Alien
  • Dallas Winston, a character in S.E. Hinton's novel "The Outsiders"

The Fifth Element (1997) is a science fantasy, action, comedy, techno thriller film, written and directed by Luc Besson, starring Bruce Willis, Gary Oldman, Milla Jovovich, Ian Holm, and Chris Tucker. ... // The following is a list of character from the Alien series of films. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into The Outsiders (novel). ...


  • Dallas Semiconductor, now a subsidiary of Maxim Integrated Products, designs and manufactures analog, digital, and mixed-signal semiconductors (integrated circuits, or ICs).

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Dallas is the third-largest city in the state of Texas and it is the ninth-largest in the United States.
Dallas was just another small town dotting the Texas frontier until after the American Civil War in which it was part of the Confederate States of America, and only legally became a city in 1871.
Dallas, and its surrounding area, is mostly flat and lies at an elevation ranging from 450 to 550 feet (137 to 168 m).
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