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Windsor may refer to:

Places

Australia

  • Windsor, New South Wales
  • Windsor, Queensland, a suburb of Brisbane, Queensland
    • Shire of Windsor, a former local government authority around Windsor, Queensland
    • Town of Windsor, a former local government authority around Windsor, Queensland
  • Windsor, South Australia, a small town in the northern Adelaide Plains
  • Windsor, Victoria, a suburb of Melbourne

Canada

New Zealand

United Kingdom

  • Windsor, Berkshire, a town near London
    • Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire
    • Windsor (UK Parliament constituency), the constituency centred on this town
    • Old Windsor, a village near Windsor
  • Windsor, Belfast, a suburb
  • Windsor, Cornwall, a hamlet
  • Windsor, Lincolnshire, a hamlet

United States

People

Surname

  • House of Windsor, the house or dynasty of the present British Royal Family
  • Andrew Windsor, 1st Baron Windsor, English nobleman
  • Barbara Windsor, British actress
  • Bobby Windsor, Welsh rugby union player
  • Claire Windsor, American actress
  • Frank Windsor, British television actor
  • Lord Frederick Windsor, member of the British royal family
    • Sophie Winkleman (Lady Frederick Windsor) wife of Lord Freddie
  • Lady Gabriella Windsor, reporter, member of the British royal family
  • Gerard Windsor, Australian author
  • Gloria Windsor, American model
  • Jason Windsor, American baseball player
  • John Windsor (born 1940), professional basketball player
  • Lady Louise Windsor, granddaughter to Queen Elizabeth II
  • Marie Windsor, American actress
  • Lord Nicholas Windsor, member of the British royal family, and his son Albert
  • Peter Windsor, British journalist and reporter
  • Richard Windsor, American explorer
  • Robin Windsor, professional dancer
  • Roger Windsor, British labour union leader and former chief executive of the National Union of Mineworkers
  • Shawn Windsor, American man convicted of killing his wife
  • Tony Windsor, Australian independent politician
  • Walter Windsor, British Labour Party politician

Given name

  • Windsor Davies, English actor

Title

Design

  • Windsor cap, soft men's cap
  • Windsor chair, type of chair with a solid wood seat and turned legs
  • Windsor knot, type of knot used to tie a necktie
  • Windsor (typeface), a 1905 serif typeface that became popular in the 1970s

Structures

  • Windsor Castle, one of the homes of the monarch of Britain
  • Windsor House, a skyscraper in Northern Ireland
  • Windsor Hotel (disambiguation), several places
  • Windsor Park, a football stadium which is home to Linfield F.C. and the Northern Ireland football team
  • Windsor station (disambiguation), stations of the name
  • Windsor Tower (Madrid), a skyscraper in Madrid, Spain, which was destroyed in a fire in 2005
  • Windsor (Port Penn, Delaware), house listed on the National Register of Historic Places in New Castle County, Delaware

Transport

  • Windsor (automobile), defunct American automobile maker, 1929-1930
  • Chrysler Windsor, car, 1930s-1960s
  • Windsor (sloop), a ship wrecked off the coast of Australia in 1816
  • HMS Windsor, several Royal Navy ships
  • HMCS Windsor, a Canadian submarine
  • USS Windsor, two ships by this name serving during WWII
  • Vickers Windsor, World War II British heavy bomber
  • Windsor-class attack transport, a class of US Navy ships used to transport troops and their equipment

Other uses

  • Windsor core, a version of Athlon 64 CPU
  • Windsor (film), a 2016 film starring Barry Corbin
  • Castle Windsor, part of the Castle Project (an open source application framework)

See also

  • Winsor (disambiguation)
  • Windsor Castle (disambiguation)
  • Windsor Historic District (disambiguation)
  • Windsor Township (disambiguation)
  • Windsor Hills (disambiguation)
  • All pages beginning with "Windsor"



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