Black Jack

Black Jack

Black Jack or Blackjack may refer to:

Games

*Blackjack, the gambling game
*Black Jack (card game), a name given to some variations of Crazy Eights in United Kingdom

Products

*Blackjack (weapon), a small, easily concealable club weapon
*Black Jack (stamp), a United States postage stamp
*BlackJack (phone), a mobile phone made by Samsung
*BlackJack II (phone), a mobile phone made by Samsung
*Black Jack (gum), a brand of chewing gum
*Black Jack (confectionery), aniseed flavour chews

Military

*Battle of Black Jack, a battle in Kansas preceding the American Civil War
*Tupolev Tu-160 (NATO reporting name: Blackjack), a Russian bomber
*The Black Jack Brigade, nickname of the 2nd Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division of the United States Army
*VMF-441, nicknamed The Blackjacks, a United States Marine Corps fighter squadron

Television and broadcast media

*"BlackJack" (telemovie), a series of Australian telemovies starring Colin Friels
*"Black Jack" (manga), a manga and anime series
**Black Jack (character), main character of the manga series
*"Black Jack" ("Jericho" episode), an episode of the television series "Jericho"
*"BlackJack", an episode of "SpongeBob SquarePants"
*"Black Jack Justice", an audio series podcast on "Decoder Ring Theatre"

Music

*Blak Jak, an American rapper
*Blackjack (band), a band featuring Michael Bolton and Bruce Kulick
*Black Jack (heavy metal band), an Australian heavy metal band
* "Black Jack", a song by Junkie XL from their album "Big Sounds of the Drags"
* "Blackjack", a song by Everclear from their album "Slowmotion Daydream"
*Blackjack, a twenty-one note scale in the miracle temperament

People nicknamed Black Jack

*John A. Logan (1826-1886), American general and political leader
*General John J. Pershing (1860-1948), United States Army
*Tom Ketchum (1863-1901), American western outlaw
*John Vernou Bouvier III (1891-1957), father of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
*Jack McDowell, professional baseball pitcher

Other uses

*Black jack (fish), a gamefish
*Black Jack (horse) (1947-1976), served the United States Army as the riderless horse in full honors funerals
*Blackjack (Transformers), a fictional character in the Transformers universe
*Black Jack, Missouri, United States
*Blackjack Pizza, a chain of pizza delivery restaurants in Colorado
*Blackjack oak, a small oak tree
*The Blackjacks, a professional wrestling tag team
*"Black Jack", a short story by Rudyard Kipling in the collection "Soldiers Three"
*Sphalerite, a mineral sometimes called black-jack by miners

ee also

*Jack Black, American actor


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