A successor can refer to

  • Someone who, or something which succeeds or comes after (see success and succession)
  • Successor (horse), an American Thoroughbred racehorse
  • Successor class submarine, a proposed replacement for the UK's Trident carrying Vanguard class submarines.

In history:

  • The Diadochi, or Successors to Alexander the Great

In mathematics:

  • A successor cardinal
  • A successor ordinal
  • A successor function
  • A successor (graph theory), a node following the current one in a path

In music:

  • Successor (album), an album by Finnish power metal band Sonata Arctica

The Successor can refer to:

  • The Successor (movie), a 1996 movie including Laura Girling
  • The Successor (show), a 2006 Israeli television program
  • The Successor (Kadare), a 2003 novel by Ismail Kadare

Famous quotes containing the word successor:

    The successor to politics will be propaganda. Propaganda, not in the sense of a message or ideology, but as the impact of the whole technology of the times.
    Marshall McLuhan (1911–1980)

    The name of a successor is like the tolling of my own death-bell!
    Elizabeth I (1533–1603)