Friday, November 25, 2011

Golden Fleece for Sarkozy

"His Majesty the King has granted the highest honor awarded by the Spanish monarch, the Golden Fleece, to French President Nicolas Sarkozy....
With Sarkozy, there are now 23 ladies and gentlemen of the Fleece appointed by Don Juan Carlos. By order of grant are: the Prince of Asturias, the Marquis of Mondejar (former head of the Casa del Rey), the Duke of Fernandez-Miranda, the writer José María Pemán, King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden, Grand Duke Jean Luxembourg, King Olav of Norway, Emperor Akihito of Japan, King Hussein of Jordan, Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands, Queen Margrethe of Denmark, Queen Elizabeth, the Duke of Alburquerque (former head of the Casa de Don Juan de Bourbon), King of the Belgians Albert II, King Harald of Norway, Simeon of Bulgaria, King Bhumibhol of Thailand, the Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg, Adolfo Suárez, King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia, Javier Solana and Victor Garcia de la Concha." LINK

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

i may not know much...but it seems to me that these "prestigious" people really think they are something sitting there at the top of the "food chain" weighing in on how the masses should live.....(just my opinion).....