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King may refer to: Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... It has been suggested that French Wiktionary be merged into this article or section. ...

Look up monarch in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... The Germanic king originally had three main functions. ... A high king is a king who holds a position of seniority over a group of other kings. ... The king is a playing card with a picture of a king on it. ... King is a prominent lunar impact crater that is located on the far side of the Moon, and can not be viewed directly from Earth. ... King magazine is a monthly mens magazine geared toward African-American and urban audiences. ... King Features Syndicate is a syndication company owned by The Hearst Corporation; it distributes about 150 comic strips, newspaper columns, editorial cartoons, puzzles and games to thousands of newspapers around the world. ... King Kong battles a pterosaur in the original 1933 version. ... King Midget Model 3. ... The first USS King (DD-242) was a Clemson-class destroyer in the United States Navy during World War II. She was named for Frank Ragan King. ... Staunton chess pieces, left to right: pawn, rook, knight, bishop, queen, and king. ...

Places

King is a town located in Stokes County, North Carolina. ... King County redirects here; you may be looking for King County, Texas. ... Kings County is the name of several counties aorund the world: Kings County, Nova Scotia, Canada Kings County, New Brunswick, Canada Kings County, California, United States of America Kings County, Ireland is the former name of County Offaly. ... The Kings Arms (colloquially known is the KA) is one of the main student public houses in Oxford, England. ... There are a number of institutions known as Kings College: Kings College, Cambridge, a constituent college of the University of Cambridge Kings College London, a college of the University of London Kings College School, a school originally founded to feed the London university college. ...

People

List of people by name A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z Ka | Kb-Kd | Ke | Kf-Kg | Kh | Ki | Kj | Kk | Kl | Km | Kn | Ko | Kp-Kq | Kr | Ks-Kt...

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People

For a currently reigning monarchs, including Kings, see List of current monarchs // African Monarchs Asian Monarchs Akihito Emperor of Japan European Monarchs Margethe II Queen of Denmark North American Monarchs Oceanian Monarchs Other Monarchies Muwenda Mutebi II King of Buganda The self-proclaimed states See also Relative Power of Current Monarchs Categories: | ...

The following are in order of Surname: For other persons named Michael Jackson, see Michael Jackson (disambiguation). ... Elvis Aron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977), often known simply as Elvis and also called The King of Rock n Roll or simply The King, was an American singer, musician and actor. ... The King is a rock and roll artist (real name:James Brown) from Northern Ireland , performing classic rock songs in the style of Elvis Presley. ...

Others
  • Booker T ("King Booker"), Professional wrestler
  • T.I., American rapper
  • Triple H ("The King of Kings"), professional wrestler
  • Jerry "The King" Lawler, wrestler and WWE commentator.
  • Thomas Edmond "King Edmond" of Scotland, The Cumbernauld Royal
  • King James Edward East II (The King of The World), descendant of Timaeus. Lourdes is his queen

Éric Daniel Pierre Cantona (born May 24, 1966 in Marseille) is a French former footballer of the late 1980s and 1990s. ... Wayne Carey (born May 27, 1971), is regarded as one of the greatest Australian rules football players of all time. ... High marking is a key skill and spectator attribute of Aussie Rules Precise field and goal kicking using the oval shaped ball is the most important skill in Aussie Rules Football Australian rules football, also known as Australian football, Aussie rules, or simply football or footy is a code of... In Australian rules football, the centre half-forward is a position on the half-forward line of a football field. ... LeBron Raymone James (IPA: , born December 30, 1984), commonly nicknamed King James, is an American All-Star small forward in the National Basketball Association who plays for the Cleveland Cavaliers. ... Graham Cyril Kennedy, AO (15 February 1934 - 25 May 2005) was an Australian radio, television and film performer, often called The King of Australian television. ... Samuel Wilder King was Territorial Governor of Hawaii from 1953 to 1957. ... Jack Kirby (August 28, 1917 – February 6, 1994) was one of the most influential, recognizable, and prolific artists in American comic books. ... Jerry ONeil Lawler (born November 29, 1949) is a professional wrestler and wrestling commentator, known throughout the wrestling world as The King. He is currently signed to World Wrestling Entertainment working and wrestling on its RAW brand as the color commentator. ... Captain of the Australia national rugby league football team Wally Lewis (born December 1, 1959 in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia) is a former rugby league footballer who was one of the most pre-eminent players of the 1980s. ... George Paul OCallaghan, Jr. ... Nationality  United States Birth September 10, 1929 (age 77) Latrobe, Pennsylvania Height 5 ft 10 in (1. ... Edson Arantes do Nascimento, KBE (born October 23, 1940 in Três Corações, Brazil), best known by his nickname Pelé, is a former Brazilian football (soccer) player and is widely regarded as one of the greatest footballers of all time. ... Richard Lee Petty (born July 2, 1937 in Level Cross, North Carolina) is a renowned former NASCAR Winston Cup Series driver. ... Booker Robert Tio Huffman (born March 1, 1965), better known by his wrestling persona Booker T, is an American professional wrestler. ... Clifford Joseph Harris Jr. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Jerry ONeil Lawler (born November 29, 1949) is a professional wrestler and wrestling commentator, known throughout the wrestling world as The King. He is currently signed to World Wrestling Entertainment working and wrestling on its RAW brand as the color commentator. ... World Wrestling Entertainment, or WWE, is a professional wrestling promotion, currently the largest in North America. ...

Fictional characters

King was a robot that appeared in the video game Mega Man & Bass. ... King is a character in both Art of Fighting and King of Fighters series. ... King is the name of two characters in the Tekken fighting game series. ... There are very few or no other articles that link to this one. ... King K. Rool from Donkey Kong Country. ... King Lion or Shishioh (as he is known in Japan) is a fighting game who debuted in SNKs fighting game Savage Reign for the Neo Geo. ... Strip The King Weathers is a fictional veteran anthropomorphic racecar from the Disney/Pixar animated film, Cars. ... Chessmaster is a chess playing computer program, mentor and analyzer by Ubisoft. ... The newest version of the King The Burger King is a character created as the advertising mascot for the international fast-food restaurant chain Burger King. ... The Burger King Kingdom was the name of Burger Kings answer to McDonaldland during the mid-1970s. ... The King of All Cosmos, in all his glory, in Namcos Katamari Damacy The King of All Cosmos is a fictional character from the video games Katamari Damacy, We ♥ Katamari, and Me and My Katamari. ... Katamari Damacy ) is a Japanese video game designed by Keita Takahashi and published by Namco. ...

Film and television

  • King (1954), the English title of the Indian film Badshah (1954) directed by Amiya Chakrabarty
  • King (miniseries), a 1978 miniseries about Dr. Martin Luther King
  • King (TV series), a television series on Family Channel
  • King of The Hill, a cartoon by Beavis and Butthead creator Mike Judge
  • The King (1995), a 1995 Indian film starring Mammootty
  • The King (film), a 2005 movie by James Marsh
  • The Lion King, an animated movie from Walt Disney Pictures

King is a 1978 television film miniseries based on the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. ... King is a Canadian television series on Family Channel and also aired on Nicktoons TV in the UK from 4th March 2006. ... King of the Hill is a satirical American animated television series created by Mike Judge (creator of Beavis and Butt-head) and Greg Daniels for the FOX Network. ... The King is a 2005 co-produced UK and American drama about a troubled man, recently discharged from the Navy, goes to Corpus Christi, Texas, in search of the father hes never met. ... The Lion King is a 1994 animated feature film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures. ...

Music

K.I.N.G. is a limited edition single by the Norwegian Black Metal band Satyricon. ... King were a british New Wave band of the mid eighties. ... King was an album released by Belly in 1995, two years after their previous album, Star. ... King is an album from hip-hop artist T.I. It was released on March 28, 2006 in the United States and it features guest appearances by Pharrell, Common, Jamie Foxx, B.G., UGK and others. ... King Crimson are an English musical group founded by guitarist Robert Fripp and drummer Michael Giles in 1969. ... King Diamond (born Kim Bendix Petersen, June 14, 1956, Copenhagen Denmark) is a heavy metal musician known for his wide vocal range and Satanic shock rock image. ... King Diamond is the band that King Diamond formed after the split up of Mercyful Fate, following the departure of Hank Shermann. ... William Omar Landrón (born February 10, 1978 in Puerto Rico), is a reggaeton singer/rapper. ... Nothing Exceeds Like Excess is the seventh full-length album by the band Raven, released in 1988 (see 1988 in music), and also the first album with new drummer-Joe Hasselvander. ... The King is the second album by British alternative rock band Teenage Fanclub, deleted on its day of release in 1991. ... Japanese King Record King Records ) is a Japanese record company, founded in 1931 as a division of the Japanese music publishing house Kodansha. ... U.S. King Records logo King Records was a United States based record label, headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, started in 1943 by Syd Nathan, specializing in country music, at the time still known as Hillbilly music. King advertised If its a King, Its a Hillbilly -- If its... King Worldwide is a New Zealand record manufacturing plant run by Peter King. ...

Broadcast stations

  • KING-FM, a radio station in Seattle
  • KING-TV, the NBC TV affiliate in Seattle

KING-FM is a Classical Music radio station in Seattle, Washington. ... KING-TV (KING 5) is a television station in Seattle, Washington, USA. It is affiliated with the NBC network, and broadcasts on analog VHF channel 5 and digital UHF channel 48. ...

Other uses

Chinese Handball (also known as Ace-King-Queen, King(s), and Slugs), is a form of American handball popular on the streets of New York City during the 1960s and 70s, and is still played today. ...

See also


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