Top 10 Places Mentioned in Billy Joel's Song We Didn't Start the Fire

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This list is a sequel to my list Top 10 Famous People Mentioned in Billy Joel's song We Didn't Start The Fire (he mentioned over 30 famous people but this isn't everything).

Lyrics to this song are unique because they mention so many things.
Here are the geographical references in this song.

The Top Ten

1 England England

"England's got a new queen" - Metal_Treasure

2 California California

"California baseball" - Metal_Treasure

3 China China China, officially the People's Republic of China, is a sovereign state in East Asia. It is the world's most populous state, with a population of over 1. 388 billion . It was established in 1949. Its capital is Beijing. The other major cities are Hong Kong and Shanghai. Chinese (Mandarin) is the only ...read more.

"China's under martial law" - Metal_Treasure

4 South Korea South Korea South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea, is a sovereign state in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula.
5 Berlin Berlin
6 Budapest Budapest
7 Alabama Alabama Alabama is a state located in the southeastern region of the United States. It is bordered by Tennessee to the north, Georgia to the east, Florida and the Gulf of Mexico to the south, and Mississippi to the west.
8 Brooklyn

"Brooklyn's got a winning team" - Metal_Treasure

9 Lebanon Lebanon Lebanon was established in 1920 and gained its independence in 1943. For a couple of years it has lacked a president; yet, on October 31st, 2016, it got president Michel Aoun . It is known as the Phoenix of the world since it has sunken under the ocean and has been destroyed by wars 7 times . In advance, ...read more.
10 North Korea North Korea The Democratic People's Republic of Korea, also known as North Korea, is a country in Eastern Asia. Its capital is Pyongyang. It is currently ruled by the dictator Kim Jong-Un, after inheriting the title from his father, Kim Jong-Il, who inherited it from his father, Kim Il-Sung. ...read more.

The Contenders

11 Iran Iran Iran, also known as Persia, officially the Islamic Republic of Iran, is a sovereign state in Western Asia.
12 Afghanistan Afghanistan Afghanistan, officially the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, is a landlocked country located within South Asia and Central Asia.
13 Palestine Palestine
14 Congo Congo The Democratic Republic of the Congo, also known as DR Congo, DRC, DROC, Congo-Kinshasa, or simply the Congo is a country located in Central Africa.

"Belgians in the Congo" - Metal_Treasure

15 Ho Chi Minh

City in Vietnam (commonly known as Saigon) - Metal_Treasure

16 Suez Canal

Suez is a region in Egypt and one of the governorates of Egypt. The Suez Canal is located there, and also a seaport city, called Suez. - Metal_Treasure

17 Dien Bien Phu

It's in Vietnam ("Dien Bien Phu Falls" is a reference to the battle of Dien Bien Phu) - Metal_Treasure

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