Mogul

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Mogul may refer to:

History[edit]

Person[edit]

  • Magnate
    • Business magnate, a prominent person in a particular industry
    • Media mogul, a person who controls, either through personal ownership or a dominant position, any media enterprise

Technology[edit]

  • Mogul lamp (or six way lamp), a floor lamp which has a large center light bulb surrounded by three (or four) smaller bulbs
  • Mogul base, an E39 (39 mm) Edison screw fitting used in the above lamps, and some discharge lamps
  • HTC Mogul, a Windows Mobile 6.0/6.1 PDA
  • IHC Mogul, an early tractor by International Harvester

Entertainment[edit]

  • The Troubleshooters, or Mogul, a British television series made by the BBC between 1965 and 1972
  • Mogul Thrash, a former progressive rock band from the United Kingdom active in the early 1970s
  • The Moguls, a 2005 comedy film written and directed by Michael Traeger
  • Indy Mogul, a DIY film making blog/forum site and series of podcasts/videos

Video game[edit]

  • Baseball Mogul, a series of baseball simulation computer games created by Clay Dreslough
  • Casino Mogul, an economic simulation game for Windows
  • Hollywood Mogul, a computer game released in 1997 that allows players to take charge of a movie studio
  • Mammoth Mogul, a fictional character from the Sonic the Hedgehog comics

Transport[edit]

  • Mogul, name for the 2-6-0 steam locomotive wheel arrangement
    • Mogul, the name of the first locomotive of GER Class 527, and the first 2-6-0 to be built for use in Great Britain
    • LMS Hughes Crab or Horwich Mogul, a class of mixed traffic 2-6-0 steam locomotive built between 1926 and 1932
    • LMS Stanier Mogul, a class of 2-6-0 mixed traffic steam locomotive (built 1933-1934)

Other[edit]

  • Mogul skiing, a type of freestyle skiing where skiers try to pass different bumps or moguls
  • MOGUL framework, Modular Online Growth and Use of Language: a processing-based research framework for investigating languages in the mind
  • Mogul, Nevada, a small town in the United States
  • Federal-Mogul, an automotive parts supplier based in Southfield, Michigan, USA
  • Project Mogul, a US military listening project using high altitude balloons
  • Mogul, a software package for data-mining crystallographic databases, distributed by the Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre

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