Features and admins
Approved this week
Carson Helicopters S-61N Fire King being fueled during helitack
1886 advertisement for a hosiery firm that depicts its factory floor with workers using knitting machines
Theleftorium (nom) was promoted to administrator.
The following seven featured articles were displayed on the Main Page as Today's featured article:
- "Jack the Ripper", the best known pseudonym given to an unidentified serial killer active in the largely impoverished areas in and around the Whitechapel district of London in 1888
- Raccoon, a medium-sized mammal native to North America
- Ernest Hemingway, an American writer and journalist
- Captain Jack Sparrow, a fictional character portrayed by Johnny Depp introduced in the film Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl
- Michael Jackson, an American recording artist, entertainer, and philanthropist
- The privilege of peerage, the body of special privileges belonging to members of the British peerage
- Terra Nova Expedition, an expedition led by Robert Falcon Scott with the objective of being the first to reach the geographical South Pole.
Promoted and former featured pages
Five articles were promoted to featured status: St. Michael's Cathedral, Qingdao (nom), Hurricane Carmen (nom), 1975 Australian constitutional crisis (nom), Cryptoprocta spelea (nom) and Tropical Storm Brenda (1960) (nom).
Six lists were promoted to featured status: List of tallest buildings in Dayton (nom), List of Minnesota Twins first-round draft picks (nom), List of FC Barcelona players (nom), Major League Baseball Triple Crown (nom), List of Texas Rangers first-round draft picks (nom) and Grammy Award for Best Female Rock Vocal Performance (nom).
One article was delisted: Israel (nom).
Two featured sounds were promoted this week:
Twelve pictures were promoted to featured status: