Can Women Be Knighted?

Can Women Be Knighted?

The UK Royal Honours system is a longstanding tradition that recognises the achievements and contributions of citizens across the country. Amongst the various honours awarded, one of the most prestigious is knighthood. But can women be knighted? This question has been...
How Do You Become A Sir In New Zealand

How Do You Become A Sir In New Zealand

You may or may not know that prior to 1996, New Zealanders received appointments to various British orders, such as the Order of the Bath, the Order of St Michael, the Order of the Companions of Honour along with the Order of the British Empire. Significant changes...
How To Get Knighted

How To Get Knighted

The United Kingdom recognizes its citizens with honours, including knighthoods and damehoods from the Order of the Garter. The country also awards knighthoods to foreigners to recognise a positive impact on their work. Any UK citizen can nominate someone for a...
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