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Victoria Beckham and keeping up Appearances actress Patricia Routledge get knighthood

Victoria Beckham and keeping up Appearances actress Patricia Routledge get knighthood

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The British queen Elizabeth II has Saturday, among others, keeping up Appearances actress Patricia Routledge and ex-Spice Girl Victoria Beckham is honoured with a knighthood.

Also frontman Ray Davies of the rock band The Kinks, actor Mark Rylance and actress Naomie Harris received a royal decoration.

The 87-year-old actress Routledge is best known as the snobbish Hyacinth Bucket (‘Bouquet’) in the series Keeping Up Appearances (keeping up Appearances).

Beckham fell the honour of a knighthood as part of her contribution to the British fashion industry. The American editor-in-chief of Vogue, Anna Wintour, is distinguished for its important role in the fashion and journalism.

In total, handed queen Elizabeth a small twelve hundred knighthoods.

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