King
Overview
 
  • King, Ontario
    King, Ontario
    King is a township in York Region north of Toronto, within the Greater Toronto Area in Ontario, Canada.The rolling hills of the Oak Ridges Moraine are the most prominent visible geographical feature of King. The Holland Marsh, considered to be Ontario's "vegetable basket", straddles King Township...

    , Canada

In USA:
  • King, Indiana
    King, Indiana
    King is an unincorporated community in Patoka Township, Gibson County, Indiana, United States. It is also referred to as Kings or as King's Station....

  • King, North Carolina
    King, North Carolina
    King is a town in Stokes County, North Carolina, United States. Portions of the town are also in Forsyth County. The population was 5,952 at the 2000 census.King is also a part of the Piedmont Triad metropolitan area, located northwest of Winston-Salem....

  • King, Lincoln County, Wisconsin
    King, Lincoln County, Wisconsin
    King is a town in Lincoln County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 842 at the 2000 census.-Geography:According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 36.9 square miles , of which, 33.9 square miles of it is land and 3.0 square miles of it is...

  • King, Waupaca County, Wisconsin
    King, Waupaca County, Wisconsin
    -External links:*...

  • King County, Washington
    King County, Washington
    King County is a county located in the U.S. state of Washington. The population in the 2010 census was 1,931,249. King is the most populous county in Washington, and the 14th most populous in the United States....


Television:
  • King (TV miniseries), a 1978 miniseries about Martin Luther King
  • King (2003 TV series), a contemporary animated series
  • King (2011 TV series)
    King (2011 TV series)
    King is a Canadian police drama which premiered 17 April 2011 on Showcase. The series stars Amy Price-Francis as Jessica King, a veteran police officer who gets promoted to head of the Major Crimes Task Force in Toronto after her predecessor has a breakdown on television.-Cast:* Amy Price-Francis...

    , a Canadian police drama
  • Kings (U.S. TV series)
    Kings (U.S. TV series)
    Kings is an American television drama series which aired on NBC. The series' narrative is loosely based on the Biblical story of King David, but set in a kingdom that culturally and technologically resembles the present-day United States....

     a TV series in US and Canada, premier 2009


Films:
  • King (2008 film)
    King (2008 film)
    King is a 2008 Indian Telugu film starring Akkineni Nagarjuna, Trisha Krishnan, Arjan Bajwa , and Mamta Mohandas. The film was directed by Sreenu Vaitla and produced by D Sivaprasad Reddy.-Plot:...

    , an Indian film
  • The King (2005 film), a drama directed by James Marsh
  • The King (2007 film)
    The King (2007 film)
    The King: The Story of Graham Kennedy is an Australian telemovie examining the life of Australian entertainer Graham Kennedy.Produced in Australia by the Sydney based independent production company Crackerjack Productions for TV1 and the Nine Network, The King was first shown on 20 May 2007 on TV1...

    , an Australian biopic of Graham Kennedy

Albums
  • King (Belly album)
    King (Belly album)
    King is an album released by Belly in 1995, two years after their previous album, Star. Although the members had tightened their focus and polished their hook-laden songs, the album and its singles were commercial failures in the grunge-friendly atmosphere of 1995, and the band broke up shortly...

  • King (T.I. album)
    King (T.I. album)
    King is the fourth studio album by American rapper T.I., released on March 28, 2006 through Grand Hustle Records and Atlantic Records. Recording sessions for the album only took a year in a half to record towards late-2005, T.I. stated in an interview with MTV News...

  • King (O.A.R. album)
    King (O.A.R. album)
    King is the seventh studio album by Of a Revolution . It was released on August 2, 2011.-Track listing:#King : 3:14 #Taking on the World Today: 2:51...

  • The King (album)
    The King (album)
    -Personnel:*Norman Blake - Vocals, guitar*Gerard Love - Vocals, bass*Raymond McGinley - Vocals, guitar*Brendan O'Hare - Drums...

    , by Teenage Fanclub

Songs
  • "K.I.N.G.
    K.I.N.G.
    "K.I.N.G." is a limited edition single by the Norwegian black metal band Satyricon from their 2006 album Now, Diabolical. The single was limited to 1000 copies for the Norwegian market only...

    ", a song by Satyricon
  • "King," a song by Weezer on the album Weezer
    Weezer (2008 album)
    Weezer, also known as "The Red Album", is the sixth studio album by the American alternative rock band Weezer, released on June 3, 2008. Rick Rubin and Jacknife Lee both helped to produce the album...

  • "King," a song by Reverend Horton Heat on the album Spend a Night in the Box
    Spend a Night in the Box
    Spend a Night in the Box is the title of the 6th album by The Reverend Horton Heat. It was released by Time Bomb Recordings in March 2000.-Track listing:All songs written by Jim Heath except as noted.# "Spend a Night in the Box" – 3:07...

  • "The King," a song by Raven on the album Nothing Exceeds Like Excess
    Nothing Exceeds Like Excess
    Nothing Exceeds Like Excess is the seventh full-length album by the band Raven, released in 1988. It is Raven's first album with their then-new drummer, Joe Hasselvander.-Track listing:*All songs by Gallagher, Gallagher, Hasselvander.#"Behemoth" – 1:05...


  • King Musical Instruments
    King Musical Instruments
    King Musical Instruments was a musical instrument manufacturing company located in Cleveland, Ohio.The company was founded as the H.N. White Company in 1893 by Henderson White, an engraver and instrument repairman. White designed a trombone for Thomas King, a local player...

    , an instrument manufacturer known for producing marching instruments

Broadcasters:
  • KING-TV
    KING-TV
    KING-TV, virtual channel 5, is a television station in Seattle, Washington, affiliated with the NBC network. Owned by Belo Corporation, it broadcasts on UHF digital channel 48. Its offices and broadcasting center are located just east of Seattle Center...

  • KING-FM
    KING-FM
    KING-FM is a classical music radio station in Seattle, Washington. Its transmitter is located in Issaquah, Washington....


Other Companies
  • King Records (Japan), a Japanese record label
  • King Records (USA)
    King Records (USA)
    King Records is an American record label, started in 1943 by Syd Nathan and originally headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.-History:At first it specialized in country music, at the time still known as "hillbilly music." King advertised, "If it's a King, It's a Hillbilly -- If it's a Hillbilly, it's a...

    , an American record label
  • King Worldwide
    King Worldwide
    King Worldwide is a New Zealand record manufacturing plant run by Peter King. It specialises in cutting polycarbonate records using a lathe technique, as opposed to the traditional vinyl material. The operation began in the late 1980s in the town of Geraldine, and as such, King's records are...

    , a New Zealand record manufacturing plant

Bands
  • King (band)
    King (band)
    King were a British New Wave pop band of the mid 1980s, from Coventry. Their name comes from the surname of lead singer Paul King. The band recorded two albums for CBS Records ; both were produced by Richard James Burgess and certified gold.-Overview:The band was formed from the remnants of...

    , British
  • KING (band)
    King (band)
    King were a British New Wave pop band of the mid 1980s, from Coventry. Their name comes from the surname of lead singer Paul King. The band recorded two albums for CBS Records ; both were produced by Richard James Burgess and certified gold.-Overview:The band was formed from the remnants of...

    , English-German

  • King, husband of a female monarch, a.k.a.
Encyclopedia

Centers of population

  • King, Ontario
    King, Ontario
    King is a township in York Region north of Toronto, within the Greater Toronto Area in Ontario, Canada.The rolling hills of the Oak Ridges Moraine are the most prominent visible geographical feature of King. The Holland Marsh, considered to be Ontario's "vegetable basket", straddles King Township...

    , Canada

In USA:
  • King, Indiana
    King, Indiana
    King is an unincorporated community in Patoka Township, Gibson County, Indiana, United States. It is also referred to as Kings or as King's Station....

  • King, North Carolina
    King, North Carolina
    King is a town in Stokes County, North Carolina, United States. Portions of the town are also in Forsyth County. The population was 5,952 at the 2000 census.King is also a part of the Piedmont Triad metropolitan area, located northwest of Winston-Salem....

  • King, Lincoln County, Wisconsin
    King, Lincoln County, Wisconsin
    King is a town in Lincoln County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 842 at the 2000 census.-Geography:According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 36.9 square miles , of which, 33.9 square miles of it is land and 3.0 square miles of it is...

  • King, Waupaca County, Wisconsin
    King, Waupaca County, Wisconsin
    -External links:*...

  • King County, Washington
    King County, Washington
    King County is a county located in the U.S. state of Washington. The population in the 2010 census was 1,931,249. King is the most populous county in Washington, and the 14th most populous in the United States....


Moving-image works

Television:
  • King (TV miniseries), a 1978 miniseries about Martin Luther King
  • King (2003 TV series), a contemporary animated series
  • King (2011 TV series)
    King (2011 TV series)
    King is a Canadian police drama which premiered 17 April 2011 on Showcase. The series stars Amy Price-Francis as Jessica King, a veteran police officer who gets promoted to head of the Major Crimes Task Force in Toronto after her predecessor has a breakdown on television.-Cast:* Amy Price-Francis...

    , a Canadian police drama
  • Kings (U.S. TV series)
    Kings (U.S. TV series)
    Kings is an American television drama series which aired on NBC. The series' narrative is loosely based on the Biblical story of King David, but set in a kingdom that culturally and technologically resembles the present-day United States....

     a TV series in US and Canada, premier 2009


Films:
  • King (2008 film)
    King (2008 film)
    King is a 2008 Indian Telugu film starring Akkineni Nagarjuna, Trisha Krishnan, Arjan Bajwa , and Mamta Mohandas. The film was directed by Sreenu Vaitla and produced by D Sivaprasad Reddy.-Plot:...

    , an Indian film
  • The King (2005 film), a drama directed by James Marsh
  • The King (2007 film)
    The King (2007 film)
    The King: The Story of Graham Kennedy is an Australian telemovie examining the life of Australian entertainer Graham Kennedy.Produced in Australia by the Sydney based independent production company Crackerjack Productions for TV1 and the Nine Network, The King was first shown on 20 May 2007 on TV1...

    , an Australian biopic of Graham Kennedy

Musical works

Albums
  • King (Belly album)
    King (Belly album)
    King is an album released by Belly in 1995, two years after their previous album, Star. Although the members had tightened their focus and polished their hook-laden songs, the album and its singles were commercial failures in the grunge-friendly atmosphere of 1995, and the band broke up shortly...

  • King (T.I. album)
    King (T.I. album)
    King is the fourth studio album by American rapper T.I., released on March 28, 2006 through Grand Hustle Records and Atlantic Records. Recording sessions for the album only took a year in a half to record towards late-2005, T.I. stated in an interview with MTV News...

  • King (O.A.R. album)
    King (O.A.R. album)
    King is the seventh studio album by Of a Revolution . It was released on August 2, 2011.-Track listing:#King : 3:14 #Taking on the World Today: 2:51...

  • The King (album)
    The King (album)
    -Personnel:*Norman Blake - Vocals, guitar*Gerard Love - Vocals, bass*Raymond McGinley - Vocals, guitar*Brendan O'Hare - Drums...

    , by Teenage Fanclub

Songs
  • "K.I.N.G.
    K.I.N.G.
    "K.I.N.G." is a limited edition single by the Norwegian black metal band Satyricon from their 2006 album Now, Diabolical. The single was limited to 1000 copies for the Norwegian market only...

    ", a song by Satyricon
  • "King," a song by Weezer on the album Weezer
    Weezer (2008 album)
    Weezer, also known as "The Red Album", is the sixth studio album by the American alternative rock band Weezer, released on June 3, 2008. Rick Rubin and Jacknife Lee both helped to produce the album...

  • "King," a song by Reverend Horton Heat on the album Spend a Night in the Box
    Spend a Night in the Box
    Spend a Night in the Box is the title of the 6th album by The Reverend Horton Heat. It was released by Time Bomb Recordings in March 2000.-Track listing:All songs written by Jim Heath except as noted.# "Spend a Night in the Box" – 3:07...

  • "The King," a song by Raven on the album Nothing Exceeds Like Excess
    Nothing Exceeds Like Excess
    Nothing Exceeds Like Excess is the seventh full-length album by the band Raven, released in 1988. It is Raven's first album with their then-new drummer, Joe Hasselvander.-Track listing:*All songs by Gallagher, Gallagher, Hasselvander.#"Behemoth" – 1:05...


Organizations

  • King Musical Instruments
    King Musical Instruments
    King Musical Instruments was a musical instrument manufacturing company located in Cleveland, Ohio.The company was founded as the H.N. White Company in 1893 by Henderson White, an engraver and instrument repairman. White designed a trombone for Thomas King, a local player...

    , an instrument manufacturer known for producing marching instruments

Broadcasters:
  • KING-TV
    KING-TV
    KING-TV, virtual channel 5, is a television station in Seattle, Washington, affiliated with the NBC network. Owned by Belo Corporation, it broadcasts on UHF digital channel 48. Its offices and broadcasting center are located just east of Seattle Center...

  • KING-FM
    KING-FM
    KING-FM is a classical music radio station in Seattle, Washington. Its transmitter is located in Issaquah, Washington....


Other Companies
  • King Records (Japan), a Japanese record label
  • King Records (USA)
    King Records (USA)
    King Records is an American record label, started in 1943 by Syd Nathan and originally headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.-History:At first it specialized in country music, at the time still known as "hillbilly music." King advertised, "If it's a King, It's a Hillbilly -- If it's a Hillbilly, it's a...

    , an American record label
  • King Worldwide
    King Worldwide
    King Worldwide is a New Zealand record manufacturing plant run by Peter King. It specialises in cutting polycarbonate records using a lathe technique, as opposed to the traditional vinyl material. The operation began in the late 1980s in the town of Geraldine, and as such, King's records are...

    , a New Zealand record manufacturing plant

Bands
  • King (band)
    King (band)
    King were a British New Wave pop band of the mid 1980s, from Coventry. Their name comes from the surname of lead singer Paul King. The band recorded two albums for CBS Records ; both were produced by Richard James Burgess and certified gold.-Overview:The band was formed from the remnants of...

    , British
  • KING (band)
    King (band)
    King were a British New Wave pop band of the mid 1980s, from Coventry. Their name comes from the surname of lead singer Paul King. The band recorded two albums for CBS Records ; both were produced by Richard James Burgess and certified gold.-Overview:The band was formed from the remnants of...

    , English-German

People

  • King, husband of a female monarch, a.k.a. King consort
    King consort
    King consort is an alternative title to the more usual "prince consort" - which is a position given in some monarchies to the husband of a reigning queen. It is a symbolic title only, the sole constitutional function of the holder being similar to a prince consort, which is the male equivalent of a...

  • King, drag king
    Drag king
    Drag kings are mostly female performance artists who dress in masculine drag and personify male gender stereotypes as part of their performance. A typical drag king routine may incorporate dancing and singing, live as in the Momma's Boyz of San Francisco's performances or lip-synching...

  • King (surname)
    King (surname)
    King is a family name of Scottish and English origin.The English name comes from Old English cyning , which may derive from Brythonic cun or cwn....


Game-related

  • King, card game related to Barbu (game)
    Barbu (game)
    Barbu or Le Barbu, also known as Tafferan, is a trick-taking card game similar to hearts where four players take turns leading seven different sub-games over the course of 28 deals...


Video game characters:
  • King (Art of Fighting)
  • King (Mega Man)
  • King (Tekken)
    King (Tekken)
    is the name of two characters in the Tekken fighting game series. The characters were inspired by the pro wrestler Satoru Sayama, as well as Mexican wrestler Fray Tormenta, a Catholic priest who became a masked wrestler in order to support an orphanage...

  • King, Cave Story

In other games:
  • King (chess)
    King (chess)
    In chess, the king is the most important piece. The object of the game is to trap the opponent's king so that its escape is not possible . If a player's king is threatened with capture, it is said to be in check, and the player must remove the threat of capture on the next move. If this cannot be...

  • King (playing card)
    King (playing card)
    The king is a playing card with a picture of a king on it. The usual rank of a king is as if it were a 13; that is, above the queen. In some games, the king is the highest-ranked card; in others, the ace is higher...

  • King, promoted piece in draughts (including checkers)
  • King, chess engine for the Chessmaster series

Other

  • King V, an electric guitar model produced by Jackson Guitars
  • King Street (disambiguation)
  • King (TTC)
    King (TTC)
    King is a station on the Yonge–University–Spadina line of the Toronto subway and RT in Toronto, Canada. It is located at 70 Yonge Street at King Street. King is one of several stations connected to the underground mall system called PATH...

    , subway stop in Toronto, Canada
  • King (crater)
    King (crater)
    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. It forms a pair with Ibn Firnas, which is only slightly larger and is attached to the northeast rim of King...

     on the Moon
  • King, The King (Cars), fictional character from the film

Vehicles:
  • USS King (DD-242)
    USS King (DD-242)
    USS King was a Clemson-class destroyer in the United States Navy during World War II. She was the first ship named for Commander Frank Ragan King....

    , a United States Navy ship
  • GWR 6000 Class
    GWR 6000 Class
    The Great Western Railway 6000 Class or King is a class of 4-6-0 steam locomotive designed for express passenger work. With the exception of one Pacific , they were the largest locomotives the GWR built. They were named after kings of the United Kingdom and of England, beginning with the reigning...

    , a class of steam locomotive

Animals:
  • King (horse)
    King (horse)
    King, often known as King P-234 was an outstanding early Quarter Horse stallion who influenced the breed throughout the early years of the American Quarter Horse Association .-Life:...

  • King (pigeon)
    King (pigeon)
    The King is a breed of pigeon developed over many years of selective breeding primarily as a utility breed. Kings along with other varieties of domesticated pigeons are all descendants from the Rock Pigeon ....


See also

  • List of royal titles
  • List of current sovereign monarchs
  • Kings (disambiguation)
  • The King (disambiguation)

Terrestrial topographic features:
  • King Island (disambiguation)
  • King Peak (disambiguation)
  • King Range (disambiguation)
  • King River (disambiguation)
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