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43187Re: Captain Sir Jean Luc

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  • rookwoods
    Jan 1, 2010
      There is also Sir Ian Holm (Bilbo) and Tolkien was given an OBE back in the 70s (unfortunately someone stole it from his rooms). Maybe the Queen is a F/SF fan??

      -Judy Mitchell

      --- In ICG-D@yahoogroups.com, "joe_aspler" <joseph.aspler@...> wrote:
      >
      > The world of fantasy & science fiction hasn't done too badly in the Queen's Honour Lists in recent years.
      >
      > I'm sure there are more, but here are a few that I can think of offhand:
      >
      > Sir Arthur C. Clarke
      > Sir Terry Pratchett
      > Sir Patrick Stewart
      > Sir Ian McKellen
      > Sir Christopher Lee
      >
      > J.K. Rowling has the OBE (which Terry Pratchett was awarded in 1998), so the next award level for her would be Dame J.K. Rowling - the female equivalent of a knight.
      >
      > --- In ICG-D@yahoogroups.com, "Lay, Toni" <layt@> wrote:
      > >
      > > In case you haven't heard, Patrick Stewart is getting a knighthood from
      > > the Queen. He'll be Sir Patrick after the new year.
      > >
      > > Toni
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
      > >
      >
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