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The name Tyrone can refer to:
  • County Tyrone
    County Tyrone
    Historically Tyrone stretched as far north as Lough Foyle, and comprised part of modern day County Londonderry east of the River Foyle. The majority of County Londonderry was carved out of Tyrone between 1610-1620 when that land went to the Guilds of London to set up profit making schemes based on...

    , a county in Northern Ireland, roughly corresponding to the ancient kingdom of Tír Eogain
  • An Earl of Tyrone
    Earl of Tyrone
    The Earl of Tyrone is a title created three times in the Peerage of Ireland.It was first created as part of the Tudor attempt to establish a uniform social structure in Ireland by converting the Gaelic kings and chiefs into hereditary nobles of the Kingdom of Ireland...

  • A small steam train which runs between Bushmills
    Bushmills
    Bushmills is a village on the north coast of County Antrim, Northern Ireland. Bushmills had 1,319 inhabitants in the 2001 Census. It is located 95 km from Belfast, 10 km from Ballycastle and 15 km from Coleraine...

     and the Giant's Causeway
    Giant's Causeway
    The Giant's Causeway is an area of about 40,000 interlocking basalt columns, the result of an ancient volcanic eruption. It is located in County Antrim on the northeast coast of Northern Ireland, about three miles northeast of the town of Bushmills...

     in Northern Ireland

Places


United States of America:
  • Tyrone, Colorado
    Tyrone, Colorado
    Tyrone is an unincorporated town located in Las Animas County, Colorado, United States. The U.S. Post Office at Model now serves Tyrone postal addresses....

  • Tyrone, Georgia
    Tyrone, Georgia
    Tyrone is a town in Fayette County, Georgia, United States. The population was 3,916 at the 2000 census. Census Estimates for 2005 show a population of 5,789.It was named after County Tyrone in Ireland.-Geography:...

  • Tyrone, New Mexico
    Tyrone, New Mexico
    Tyrone is a ghost town located in Grant County, New Mexico, United States, in the southwestern part of the state.Tyrone was an elaborately planned community financed by the Phelps Dodge Corporation, based on Mediterranean and European styles, designed by well-known architect Bertram Goodhue and...

     (ghost town)
  • Tyrone, New York
    Tyrone, New York
    Tyrone is a town in Schuyler County, New York, United States. The population was 1,714 at the 2000 census.The Town of Tyrone is in the northwest part of the county and is east of Bath, NY.- History :...

  • Tyrone, Pennsylvania
    Tyrone, Pennsylvania
    Tyrone is a borough in Blair County, Pennsylvania, northeast of Altoona, on the Little Juniata River. Tyrone was of considerable commercial importance in the twentieth century. It was an outlet for the Clearfield coal fields, and it was noted for the manufacture of paper products. There were...

  • Tyrone Township, Michigan (disambiguation)
  • Tyrone Township, Pennsylvania (disambiguation)

People

  • Tyrone Berry
    Tyrone Berry
    Tyrone Michael Berry is an English footballer who plays as a midfielder, for Burgess Hill Town.-Early life:Born in Brixton, London, Berry went to primary school at Corpus Christi Catholic Primary school on Brixton Hill, and attended St...

    , an English footballer
  • Tyrone Corbin
    Tyrone Corbin
    Tyrone Kennedy Corbin is the head coach of the Utah Jazz in the National Basketball Association. He was installed as head coach on February 10, 2011 following the resignation of longtime coach Jerry Sloan....

    , former basketball player
  • Tyrone Garner
    Tyrone Garner
    For Tyron Garner, plaintiff in Lawrence v. Texas, see that article.Tyrone "Ty" Garner is a Canadian professional ice hockey player...

    , Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender
  • Tyrone Guthrie
    Tyrone Guthrie
    Sir William Tyrone Guthrie was an English theatrical director instrumental in the founding of the Stratford Festival of Canada, the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis, Minnesota and the Tyrone Guthrie Centre, at his family's home, Annaghmakerrig, in County Monaghan, Ireland.-Life and career:Guthrie...

    , Anglo-Irish theatrical director
  • Tyrone Marshall
    Tyrone Marshall
    Tyrone Marshall is a Jamaican footballer who currently plays for Colorado Rapids in Major League Soccer.-Youth and College:Marshall moved to the Fort Lauderdale, Florida area when he was twelve years old...

    , Jamaican Footballer
  • Tyrone Power
    Tyrone Power
    Tyrone Edmund Power, Jr. , usually credited as Tyrone Power and known sometimes as Ty Power, was an American film and stage actor who appeared in dozens of films from the 1930s to the 1950s, often in swashbuckler roles or romantic leads such as in The Mark of Zorro, Blood and Sand, The Black Swan,...

    , actor
  • Tyrone Williams is the name of three notable American football players:
    • Tyrone Williams (cornerback)
      Tyrone Williams (cornerback)
      Upton Tyrone Williams, A.K.A. Tyrone Williams is a retired American football cornerback in the National Football League. He played with the Green Bay Packers from 1996 to 2002, the Atlanta Falcons in 2003 and the Dallas Cowboys in 2004. He played college football at the University of Nebraska...

      , longtime Green Bay Packers player from Florida
    • Tyrone Williams (wide receiver)
      Tyrone Williams (wide receiver)
      Tyrone Williams is a retired wide receiver who played in the National Football League as well as the Canadian Football League. He won two Super Bowl rings as a member of the Dallas Cowboys in Super Bowl XXVII and Super Bowl XXVIII, though he did not participate in either game...

      , journeyman NFL and CFL player from Nova Scotia
    • Tyrone Williams (defensive lineman)
      Tyrone Williams (defensive lineman)
      Tyrone M. Williams, Jr. is a Canadian football defensive tackle free agent. He was signed by the Chicago Bears as an undrafted free agent in 1997. He played college football at Wyoming....

      , former NFL and current British Columbia Lions player from Philadelphia

  • Fictional characters include:
    • Tyrone, a character from the animated television show The Backyardigans
      The Backyardigans
      The Backyardigans is a Canadian/American 3-D CGI-animated children's TV series, created by Janice Burgess. It features five animal children, who imagine that their backyard becomes an adventure place. It is a coproduction of Treehouse TV, and the Canadian animation studio Nelvana. Debuting on...

    • Tyrone, character in Guy Ritchie
      Guy Ritchie
      Guy Stuart Ritchie is an English screenwriter and film maker who directed Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, Snatch, Revolver, RocknRolla and Sherlock Holmes.-Early life:...

      's Snatch (film)
      Snatch (film)
      Snatch is a 2000 crime film written and directed by British filmmaker Guy Ritchie, featuring an ensemble cast. Set in the London criminal underworld, the film contains two intertwined plots: one dealing with the search for a stolen diamond, the other with a small-time boxing promoter named Turkish ...

    • Tyrone, a new character from the uncensored Scooby Doo cartoon series
    • James, Linda, Jamie, and Edmund Tyrone, characters in Eugene O'Neill
      Eugene O'Neill
      Eugene Gladstone O'Neill was an American playwright and Nobel laureate in Literature. His poetically titled plays were among the first to introduce into American drama techniques of realism earlier associated with Russian playwright Anton Chekhov, Norwegian playwright Henrik Ibsen, and Swedish...

      's play, "Long Day's Journey Into Night
      Long Day's Journey Into Night
      Long Day's Journey Into Night is a 1956 drama in four acts written by American playwright Eugene O'Neill. The play is widely considered to be his masterwork...

      ."
    • Count Tyrone Rugen, a character from the novel and film The Princess Bride
      The Princess Bride
      The Princess Bride is a 1973 fantasy novel written by William Goldman. It was originally published in the United States by Harcourt Brace, while in the UK it is/was published by Bloomsbury Publishing....

    • Tyrone Biggums, a recurring character portrayed by Dave Chappelle
      Dave Chappelle
      David Khari Webber "Dave" Chappelle is an American comedian, screenwriter, television/film producer, actor, and artist. Chappelle began his film career in the film Robin Hood: Men in Tights in 1993 and continued to star in minor roles in the films The Nutty Professor, Con Air, and Blue Streak. His...

       on his sketch comedy show Chappelle's Show
      Chappelle's Show
      Chappelle's Show is an American sketch comedy television series created by comedian Dave Chappelle and Neal Brennan, with Chappelle hosting the show as well as starring in various skits. Chappelle, Brennan and Michele Armour were the show's executive producers. The series premiered on January 22,...

    • Tyrone Slothrop, character in Thomas Pynchon's novel, Gravity's Rainbow
      Gravity's Rainbow
      Gravity's Rainbow is a postmodern novel written by Thomas Pynchon and first published on February 28, 1973.The narrative is set primarily in Europe at the end of World War II and centers on the design, production and dispatch of V-2 rockets by the German military, and, in particular, the quest...

    • Tyrone Dobbs
      Tyrone Dobbs
      Tyrone Sylvester Dobbs is a fictional character in the UK television ITV soap opera, Coronation Street. Portrayed by Alan Halsall, the character first appeared onscreen during the episode airing on November 30, 1998.- Casting :...

      , a character on British soap opera
      Soap opera
      A soap opera, sometimes called "soap" for short, is an ongoing, episodic work of dramatic fiction presented in serial format on radio or as television programming. The name soap opera stems from the original dramatic serials broadcast on radio that had soap manufacturers, such as Procter & Gamble,...

       Coronation Street
      Coronation Street
      Coronation Street is a British soap opera set in Weatherfield, a fictional town in Greater Manchester based on Salford. Created by Tony Warren, Coronation Street was first broadcast on 9 December 1960...

      played by Alan Halsall
      Alan Halsall
      Alan David Halsall is an English actor best known for playing Tyrone Dobbs in Coronation Street, a role which he has played for since 1998.-Early life:...