List of Légion d'honneur recipients by name

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This is an index to the lists of notable 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 3,000 Grand Cross.[1][2]



  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. ^ "List(s) of Canadians awarded the Légion d'honneur". Retrieved 24 January 2016.