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For commitment against homophobia and sexism: Thomas Hitzlsperger receives the Federal Cross of Merit
© Provided by 90min Thomas Hitzlsperger receives the Federal Cross of Merit Under the motto "United and there for one another", Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier will receive 15 citizens on October 1st with the Award the Federal Cross of Merit. Thomas Hitzlsperger is one of them.
The Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany ( German : Verdienstorden der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, or Bundesverdienstorden, BVO) is the only federal decoration of Germany . It was created by the first President of the Federal Republic of Germany , Theodor Heuss
This is a list of notable recipients of the top two classes Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany . King Albert II of Belgium. King Philippe of Belgium. King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden. King Gustaf VI Adolf of Sweden. King Juan Carlos I of Spain. Queen Juliana of the Netherlands.
On the Day of German Unity, Federal President Steinmeier wants to award the Order of Merit to 15 people who have "made outstanding contributions". Virologist Christian Drosten should also be honored.
The virologist, ex-soccer professional and the actress Sandra Hüller are awarded the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany. In addition, Federal President will honor 13 other citizens on October 1st. "The seven women and eight men have made outstanding contributions: They help to cope with the corona pandemic, promote the convergence of East and West and contribute to breaking down prejudices in our society," said the Office of the Federal President.
The honorees include the scientist Mai Thi Nguyen-Kim, known for her YouTube channel, the writerand the pianist . The motto of the award ceremony on the Day of German Unity is "United and there for one another".
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This is a list of notable recipients of the top two classes Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany . King Albert II of Belgium. King Philippe of Belgium. King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden. King Gustaf VI Adolf of Sweden. King Juan Carlos I of Spain. Queen Juliana of the Netherlands. en.wikipedia.org
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