Big Six

The term Big Six may refer to:

* "Big Six" (song), a 1972 UK Top 40 hit single by Judge Dread
* Big Six banks of Canada
* Big Six, six high thrill attractions at Australian theme park, Dreamworld
* Big Six law firms of Australia
* Big Six Conference, colleges in the midwestern United States involved in athletics and associated conferences, the predecessor to today's Big 12 Conference
* Big Six (civil rights) movement in the United States
*Big six in the romantic literature of England, authors of romantic literature of England
* The Big Six (Ghana), six Ghanaian nationalists jailed by the British colonial government in 1948
* What were the United States "big six auditing firms" (originally the "big eight"), now the big four.
* The "Big six" major film studios.
* The "Big Six" Australian cricketers involved in a dispute with cricket authorities in 1912

The Big Six is the name of:
* The Big Six, a children's novel by Arthur Ransome
* Big Six wheel, a casino game

Bix Six is a nickname for:
*Supreme War Council (Japan) during World War II
* Christy Mathewson, baseball pitcher
* Jason Estrada, professional boxer
* Baltimore and Ohio Class S locomotive
* 2-10-2 type locomotives

ee also

* Big One
* Big Two
* Big Three
* Big Four
* Big Five
* Big Seven
* Big Eight


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