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The Legion of Honor in 10 questions

1. What is it ?

The Legion of Honor is the highest French decoration and one of the most famous in the world. For two centuries, it has been presented on behalf of the Head of State to reward the most deserving citizens in all fields of activity.

2. What is its purpose ?

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3. Who is eligible ?

Recent cohorts
November 1st, 2019 - Military reservists and veterans
November 1st, 2019 - Military reservists and veterans
November 1st, 2019 - Active duty military personnel and reservists
Jean Delas

Cofondateur de L’École des loisirs en 1965, aux côtés de Jean Fabre et Arthur Hubschmidt, Jean Delas révolutionne l’édition de la littérature de jeunesse et modifie en profondeur l’image du livre pour enfant.
Passeur de grands créateurs étrangers (Maurice Sendak, Susie Morgenstern notamment) et découvreur de grands écrivains français (Tomi Ungerer, Claude Ponti, Grégoire Solotareff), il encourage la...