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Denver (disambiguation) facts for kids

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Denver is the capital of the U.S. state of Colorado.

Denver may also refer to:

Places

United States

Elsewhere

  • Denver, Nova Scotia, Canada, a village
  • Denver, Norfolk, United Kingdom, a village and civil parish

Ships

  • Denver-class cruiser, a US Navy class of protected cruisers
  • USS Denver (C-14), a cruiser commissioned in 1904 and in service until 1931
  • USS Denver (CL-58), a light cruiser commissioned 1942 and on active service in World War II, decommissioned in 1947
  • USS Denver (LPD-9), an amphibious transport dock commissioned in 1968 and on active service as of 2010

Arts and entertainment

  • "Denver" (song), by Larry Gatlin & the Gatlin Brothers Band
  • title character of the cartoon Denver, the Last Dinosaur
  • Dapper Denver Dooley, a Walter Lantz cartoon character and Woody Woodpecker's rival
  • Duke of Denver, the fictional English title of nobility in the Lord Peter Wimsey books by Dorothy Sayers

People

  • Denver (name), a list of people with the surname or given name

Other

  • Denver boot, a wheel clamp for immobilizing vehicles
  • Denver omelette, a type of omelette also called a western omelette
  • Denver sandwich
  • Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Denver, Denver Colorado
  • The Denver Dry Goods Company (1879–1987), a defunct company in Denver, Colorado, also known as "The Denver"
  • Project Denver, codename of a computer microarchitecture designed by Nvidia
  • Denver Pioneers, the athletic program of the University of Denver

See also


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