November 23, 2016

Obama decorates Bill Gates, Ellen, Michael Jordan with Medal of Freedom

US President Barack Obama presented the Presidential Medal of Freedom to 21 Americans during an East Room ceremony at the White House November 22, 2016 in Washington, DC.

The Presidential Medal of Freedom is the highest honor for civilians in the United States of America.

After almost not being allowed inside the White House, Ellen DeGeneres had an emotional moment while being presented the Presidential Medal of Freedom. See more photos...




Other stars who received the medal included Tom Hanks, Diana Ross, Robert De Niro, Bruce Springsteen, Robert Redford, Saturday Night Live creator Lorne Michaels, basketball players Michael Jordan and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Bill and Melinda Gates, and more. Congrats to them!

9 comments:

Hassan Aderemi said...

Congratulations!!!

ope alliu said...

They sure deserve it

Uyi Osamwonyi said...

Wow oh!!! I celebrate with the 21 Americans that were honoured with Presidential Medal Of Freedom..

Congrats..

#GodWin

Harbolarkale Niyi said...

I am it lastnight. Congrats to them al

Chioma Ujo said...

Congrats to them.

olisayemk said...

Congrats to them

Ay360 said...

Ok, dats good

cheeks said...

cool

Jeff Kingsley Jr said...

Congrats to them all