Kingsley


Kingsley

Kingsley may refer to:

Places

In Australia:
*Kingsley, Western Australia

In England:
*Kingsley, Cheshire
*Kingsley, Hampshire
*Kingsley, Staffordshire
*Kingsley, Yorkshire

In the United States:
*Kingsley, Iowa
*Kingsley, Kentucky
*Kingsley, Michigan
*Kingsley Township, Pennsylvania

People (surname)

*Adam Kingsley, Australian rules footballer
*Ben Kingsley, English actor
*Bob Kingsley, American radio personality
*Bob Kingsley (UK), British radio DJ and voice-over artist
*Calvin Kingsley, American Methodist bishop
*Charles Kingsley, English novelist
*Dorothy Kingsley, American screenwriter
*Emily Kingsley, writer for "Sesame Street"
*Gershon Kingsley, Jewish German-American composer
*Henry Kingsley, English novelist
*Jean-Pierre Kingsley, former Canadian Chief Electoral Officer
*Mary Kingsley, English writer and explorer
*Matt Kingsley, English footballer
*Peter Kingsley, fictional character from "24"
*Sidney Kingsley, American dramatist

People (given name)

*Kingsley Amis, English novelist
*Kingsley A. Taft, American politician
*Kingsley Wood, British politician

*Kingsley Shacklebolt, fictional character from the "Harry Potter" series

Other

*Kingsley College, Melbourne, Australia
*Kingsley Hall, London, England
*Kingsley Park, a primary school in Frankston, Victoria, Australia
*The Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award
*Perrey and Kingsley, pioneers in electronic music
*Kingsley Royal, mascot for Reading F.C.
*R.H. King Academy mascot, Kingsley the lion
*Kingsley Field, an airport located in Southern Oregon
*Kingsley's Adventure, a video game.

ee also

* Kinsley


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  • Kingsley — ist ein englischsprachiger Familienname und die Bezeichnung mehrerer Orte. Personen mit dem Familiennamen Kingsley: Ben Kingsley (* 1943), britischer Schauspieler Charles Kingsley (1819–1875), englischer Geistlicher, Historiker und Schriftsteller …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kingsley — puede referir a: Personas Como nombre: Kingsley Amis, novelista inglés. Kingsley Davis, demógrafo estadounidense. Kingsley Onuegbu, futbolista nigeriano. Como apellido: Ben Kingsley, actor británico. Gershon Kingsley, compositor estadounidense de …   Wikipedia Español

  • Kingsley — Kingsley, IA U.S. city in Iowa Population (2000): 1245 Housing Units (2000): 569 Land area (2000): 1.601675 sq. miles (4.148320 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.601675 sq. miles (4.148320 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Kingsley —   [kɪȖzli],    1) Ben, eigentlich Krishna Bhanji [ dʒi], britischer Schauspieler indischer Herkunft, * Yorkshire 31. 12. 1943; ab 1967 Mitglied der Royal Shakespeare Company, auch vielseitiger Charakterdarsteller bei Film (seit 1973) und… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Kingsley — Kingsley, Charles * * * (as used in expressions) Amis, Sir Kingsley (William) Kingsley, Charles John Kingsley Orton …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Kingsley, IA — U.S. city in Iowa Population (2000): 1245 Housing Units (2000): 569 Land area (2000): 1.601675 sq. miles (4.148320 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.601675 sq. miles (4.148320 sq. km) FIPS code:… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Kingsley, KY — U.S. city in Kentucky Population (2000): 428 Housing Units (2000): 183 Land area (2000): 0.077276 sq. miles (0.200144 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.077276 sq. miles (0.200144 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Kingsley, MI — U.S. village in Michigan Population (2000): 1469 Housing Units (2000): 524 Land area (2000): 1.108864 sq. miles (2.871945 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.108864 sq. miles (2.871945 sq. km) FIPS …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Kingsley — m, f English: transferred use of the surname, originally a local name derived from various places (in Cheshire, Hampshire, Staffordshire) named in Old English as Cyningeslēah ‘king’s wood . It is not clear what was the initial impulse towards use …   First names dictionary

  • Kingsley — (spr. Kingslih), Charles, Pfarrer zu Eversley in der englischen Grafschaft Hampshire, einer der einflußreichsten u. kräftigsten Volksschriftsteller der Zeit, welcher namentlich die Zustande der Gesellschaft u. die Verhältnisse der einzelnen… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon