SPORTING KNIGHTS AND DAMES
1. West Indian cricket captain between 1974 and 1985, fundamental to their rise to become the dominant Test-playing nation of the age
2. Australian Formula One World Champion in 1959, 1960, and 1966. Founder of a racing team that bore his name
3. Britain's most decorated female Olympian, (winning medals at 5 different Olympics 2000 - 2016) & current chair of UK Sport
4. The only British boxer to receive a knighthood
5. British flat racing horse trainer with 25 domestic Classic winners
6. News broadcaster & Conservative politician. One of 2 pacemakers when Sir Roger Bannister ran the first sub-four-minute mile.
7. In 2005 she broke the sailing world record for the fastest solo circumnavigation of the globe
8. British & Irish Lions head coach in '89, '93, '97 & '09
9. The only British female golfer to become a Dame
10. The most recent ex-footballer / manager to be Knighted (in 2018), partly as recognition of his continued support to the families and victims of the 1989 Hillsborough disaster.