Astor


Astor

Astor may refer to:
* Mary Astor, an Academy Award-winning American actress
* The Astor family, a wealthy 19th century American family who became prominent in 20th century British politics. Several places are named after the family and its members:
** Astor, Florida, a town
** Astor Place (Manhattan), a place leading to Broadway in New York City
** Astor Row, the name given to 130th Street between Fifth Avenue and Lenox in Harlem, New York City
** Astoria, Oregon, a city that was a fur-trading outpost founded by the Astors
** Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, a fashionable New York City hotel
* Astor Pictures, a New York-based motion picture releasing company
* The Astor Theatre, a picture theatre located in St Kilda, a Melbourne suburb in Victoria, Australia
* Airborne STand-Off Radar (ASTOR), a surveillance program for the Royal Air Force and British Army; see Raytheon Sentinel
* Ástor Piazzolla, a tango musician
* Astor Radio Corporation, an Australian consumer electronics manufacturer from 1926 onwards, which also owned the Astor Records label

See also

* Astore Valley, a district in the Northern Areas of Pakistan
* Astoria
* Aster


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  • Astor — steht für: Astor (Florida), eine Stadt in den Vereinigten Staaten von Amerika Astor (Fluss), Nebenfluss des Indus in Pakistan Astor (Kosmetikmarke), ursprünglich Margaret Astor, ein Kosmetiklabel Astoria (Schiff), ein Kreuzfahrtschiff, in Dienst… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Astor 2 — (Таранто,Италия) Категория отеля: Адрес: Viale Virgilio 4 (check in at Hotel Astor, Viale V …   Каталог отелей

  • Astor — (Сюрен,Франция) Категория отеля: 3 звездочный отель Адрес: 19 bis, rue du Mont Valérien, 92150 Сюрен …   Каталог отелей

  • Astor — Astor, Joh. Jakob, geb. 1763 zu Walldorf bei Wiesbach im Badenschen, ging 1783 nach London u. folgte von da seinem älteren Bruder mit einem kleinen Waarenlager nach New York, widmete sich dort dem Pelzhandel u. erwarb sich bald ein großes… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Astor — Astor, Joh. Jak., geb. 17. Juli 1763 zu Walldorf bei Heidelberg, seit 1783 in Neuyork, wo er, mit einem kleinen Pelzhandel beginnend, nach und nach seine Handelsverbindungen über alle Länder der Erde ausdehnte, so daß er bei seinem Tode, 29. März …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Astor — Astor, FL U.S. Census Designated Place in Florida Population (2000): 1487 Housing Units (2000): 1027 Land area (2000): 2.464944 sq. miles (6.384175 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.003699 sq. miles (0.009581 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.468643 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Astor, FL — U.S. Census Designated Place in Florida Population (2000): 1487 Housing Units (2000): 1027 Land area (2000): 2.464944 sq. miles (6.384175 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.003699 sq. miles (0.009581 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.468643 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Astor — (Porto Garibaldi,Италия) Категория отеля: Адрес: 44029 Porto Garibaldi, Италия …   Каталог отелей

  • ASTOR — may mean: * Mark 45 torpedo, anti submarine torpedo * Raytheon Sentinel, airborne stand off radaree alsoAstor …   Wikipedia


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