Belfast (disambiguation) facts for kids

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Belfast is the capital city of Northern Ireland, United Kingdom.

Belfast may also refer to:

Places

South Africa

  • Belfast, Mpumalanga, South Africa
  • Belfast, Limpopo, South Africa

United Kingdom

  • Belfast (Northern Ireland Parliament constituencies) (1921–1973), the largest city and capital of Northern Ireland
  • Belfast (Parliament of Ireland constituency) (1603–1800), in present-day Northern Ireland
  • Belfast (UK Parliament constituency) (1801–1885)
  • Belfast Lough, intertidal sea inlet on the east coast of Northern Ireland

United States

Other places

  • Belfast, New Zealand
  • Belfast, Prince Edward Island, Canada
  • Belfast, Victoria, Australia, now known as Port Fairy

Art, entertainment, and media

Music

Albums
  • Belfast (album), a 2004 album by the Spanish folk metal group Mägo de Oz
Songs
  • "Belfast" (Elton John song), a 1995 track by Elton John on the album Made in England
  • "Belfast" (Boney M. song), a 1977 single by Boney M
  • "Belfast", a track on the 2008 album Stainless Style by Neon Neon
  • "Belfast", a track on the EP "III" by Orbital
  • "Belfast (Penguins and Cats)", a track on the album Call Off the Search by Katie Melua

Periodicals

  • Belfast Telegraph, a daily newspaper published in Belfast, Northern Ireland

Ships

  • HMS Belfast (C35), a museum ship moored on the Thames
  • USS Belfast (PF-35)

Other uses

  • Belfast Blitz, German air raids on Belfast in 1941 during World War II
  • Belfast Commando, a former light infantry regiment of the South African Army
  • Belfast Giants, ice hockey team from Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • Short Belfast, a heavy lift turboprop freighter



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