List of Légion d'honneur recipients by name

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The following is a List of some Légion d'honneur recipients by name. The Légion d'honneur is the highest order of France. A complete, chronological list of the members of the Legion of Honour nominated from the very first ceremony in 1803 to now does not exist. The number is estimated at one million including about 2 900 Grand Cross.[1]

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Légion d'honneur recipients by name

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Combined list of recipients (by last name):

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References[edit]

  1. ^ WATTEL Michel et Béatrice, Les Grand'Croix de la Légion d'honneur. De 1805 à nos jours, titulaires français et étrangers, Archives et Culture, 2009
  2. ^ "Entebbe Postscript", Flight International, 17 July 1976, p. 122
  3. ^ "Decree of 19 April 2000 on the promotion and appointment". Grand Chancellery of the Legion of Honor. 19 April 2000. Retrieved 12 September 2011. 
  4. ^ Petteys, Chris, ‘’Dictionary of Women Artists’’, G K Hill & Co. publishers, 1985
  5. ^ ORDRE NATIONAL DE LA LEGION D'HONNEUR
  6. ^ Ratcliffe, Barrie M. (2010). Philip Daileader; Philip Whalen, ed. French historians 1900–2000. Chichester, UK; Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell. pp. 112–135. ISBN 978-1-4051-9867-7. 
  7. ^ http://www.ambafrance-us.org/spip.php?article3896
  8. ^ "Otto von Habsburg" (PDF) (in German). Parliamentary group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats in the European Parliament. Retrieved 2011-07-07. 
  9. ^ "Mubarak For Lebanon Compromise". Goliath.ecnext.com. March 26, 2007. Retrieved January 31, 2011. 
  10. ^ "French Honor Danny Kaye". The Modesto Bee. February 26, 1986. Retrieved January 18, 2011. 
  11. ^ "Tarihte Bugün (Today in History)". Tarihtebugun.gen.tr. Retrieved January 31, 2011. 
  12. ^ "French honour for Dame Carol", Liama Abaijah, The National, February 13, 2009
  13. ^ "Décoration de Dame Carol Kidu", French embassy to Papua New Guinea, February 12, 2009
  14. ^ Dame Carol's speech upon receiving the Légion d'honneur[dead link]
  15. ^ http://geiselmed.dartmouth.edu/koop/cek/
  16. ^ Schofield, Jack (2012-04-30). "Roland Moreno obituary, Smart-card inventor who missed out on global recognition but was a hero in France". The Guardian. Retrieved 2012-05-20. 

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