Glasgow (disambiguation) facts for kids

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Glasgow is the largest city in Scotland.

Glasgow may also refer to:

  • Greater Glasgow Metropolitan Area
  • Glasgow (Scottish Parliament electoral region), an electoral region in the Scottish Parliament
  • University of Glasgow
  • Glasgow Airport

Places

Canada

  • New Glasgow, Nova Scotia
  • Glasgow, Ontario

New Zealand

  • The Glasgow Range, a mountain range on the South Island

Suriname

  • Glasgow, Suriname in Nickerie District

United States

People

  • Earl of Glasgow, hereditary title in the Peerage of Scotland
  • Alex Glasgow, Singer and scriptwriter
  • Bob Glasgow, American politician
  • Cameron Glasgow (born 1966), Scottish rugby union player
  • Carl Glasgow, (1883–1954), Australian politician
  • Chad Glasgow (born 1972), American football coach
  • Ellen Glasgow, American novelist
  • Gary Glasgow (born 1976), Trinidadian soccer player
  • Harry Glasgow, Scottish football player
  • Hugh Glasgow (1769–1818), American politician
  • James Glasgow (c. 1735-1819), American politician
  • Laurette Glasgow, Canadian diplomat
  • Leslie Glasgow (1914–1980), American biologist and conservationist
  • Nesby Glasgow (born 1957), American football player
  • Robert Glasgow (1925–2008), American organist
  • Ron Glasgow, Scottish rugby union player
  • Scott Glasgow, American composer
  • William Glasgow (general) (1876–1955), Australian Army Major General
  • Walter Glasgow (born 1957), American sailor
  • Wayne Glasgow (1926–2000), American basketball player
  • William Glasgow (1906–1972), American art director

Music

  • "Glasgow", a song by They Might Be Giants on the Venue Songs album

Transportation

  • Glasgow station (disambiguation), stations of the name
  • HMS Glasgow, a name given to eight Royal Navy warships
  • HHS Glasgow, a royal yacht of Zanzibar
  • SS City of Glasgow, a passenger steamship launched in 1850

Other uses

  • Battle of Glasgow, Missouri
  • 5805 Glasgow, a minor planet
  • Glasgow (Cambridge, Maryland), a historic house
  • Glasgow Bailie, a type of salted herring (which is also some times known as a Glasgow Magistrate)
  • Glasgow Haskell Compiler, one of the leading systems for the Haskell programming language
  • Glasgow School, a circle of painters dating to the 1880s & 1890s who were influenced by the "plein-air" landscape paintings of the Barbizon School
  • Glasgow Coma Scale, medical term referring to a 15-point scale invented by Glasgow-based neurologists which determines the degree of consciousness of brain-damaged patients
  • Glasgow Outcome Scale, a scale so that patients with brain injuries can be divided into groups that allow standardised descriptions of the objective degree of recovery
  • Glasgow lease, a type of perpetual land lease used in New Zealand
  • Glasgow smile, a facial scar
  • Glasgow, a type of Knightmare Frame in the manga/anime series Code Geass
  • HMS Glasgow error, a 6d postage stamp error produced by the Falkland Islands in 1964

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