Pictures. Line Renaud, “French pride”, elevated to the dignity of Grand Cross of the Legion of Honor

The rank of Grand Cross in the Order of the Legion of Honor is the highest Republican distinction, also awarded in recent years to actors Michèle Morgan and Michel Bouquet, painter Pierre Soulages, writer Jean d’Ormesson and to the philosopher Edgar Morin.


“I have the immense honor and the happiness of raising you to the dignity of Grand Cross of the Legion of Honor”, launched Emmanuel Macron to Line Renaud while giving him his decoration.

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“Multiple Commitments”

“Through this dizzying career that makes France proud, through your multiple commitments, you have contributed to the influence of our country”, underlined Emmanuel Macron in the presence of many personalities representing the worlds of entertainment, politics and scientific research.

Brigitte (left) and Emmanuel Macron (right) with Line Renaud (center) Friday evening at the Élysée.


Brigitte (left) and Emmanuel Macron (right) with Line Renaud (center) Friday evening at the Élysée.

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“I have the immense honor and the happiness of raising you to the dignity of Grand Cross of the Legion of Honor”, said the President of the Republic, addressing Line Renaud his “tremendous gratitude” and welcoming in particular the commitment of the singer and actress in favor of AIDS research by co-creating the Sidaction association.

“You have contributed to the influence of our country”

“The right to die with dignity is a fight that looks like you and that obliges us,” said Mr. Macron, referring to Line Renaud’s latest commitment.

“A Hollywood Tale”

“You are an invitation to humility,” Emmanuel Macron told Line Renaud on Friday evening.


“You are an invitation to humility,” Emmanuel Macron told Line Renaud on Friday evening.

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“Your destiny began as a French novel and continued as a Hollywood tale. […] For a President of the Republic, you are an invitation to humility, ”said Emmanuel Macron.

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