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'Snubbing' The Queen: Named And Shamed

There is some confusion as to whether Jeremy Corbyn turned down the chance to join the honours list, or if he was just 'busy'. Lets look at people who were not confused!

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Lucian Freud - Turned down CBE 1977

How very dare one turn down the offer.

How very dare one turn down the offer.

Francis Bacon - CBE 1960

But is the honour artistic?

But is the honour artistic?

Alfred Hitchcock - Said no to CBE in 1962

It's not "Psycho" it's "Snub".

It's not "Psycho" it's "Snub".

CS Lewis- Rejected CBE in 1952

Doesn't a snub live in Narnia?

Doesn't a snub live in Narnia?

John Lennon - Returned his MBE in 1969

He sent it back, how ungrateful!

He sent it back, how ungrateful!

Roald Dahl - I don't want it OBE in 1986

They also tried to give it to the Bucket family but they said no too...so The Twits had it instead!

They also tried to give it to the Bucket family but they said no too...so The Twits had it instead!

Albert Finney - Snubs Knighthood in 2000 and CBE in 1980

Not just once but twice for Daddy Warbucks!

Not just once but twice for Daddy Warbucks!

David Bowie - Sang no to CBE in 2000

John, I'm only snubbing!

John, I'm only snubbing!

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