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At the end of his life, after the AFI dinner, the queen offered, and he accepted, a knighthood.
After his knighthood, I stop by to see him and call him Sir Alfred.
Prime Minister David Cameron responded by saying the victory should be marked in truly British style: with a knighthood.Andy Murray Survived Dunblane School Massacre Before Winning Wimbledon|Nico Hines|July 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
“I hear that a new order of Knighthood is on the tapis,” the letter reads.The Oxford English Dictionary: The Original Crowdsourcer|Josh Dzieza|April 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He should have been awarded a knighthood, even possibly the Garter.The Real James Bond: Ian Fleming’s Commandos Reviewed|Michael Korda|November 19, 2011|DAILY BEAST
When he was on his death-bed, in 1869, the empty title of knighthood was conferred upon him.The Explorers of Australia and their Life-work|Ernest Favenc
His knighthood was conferred with the greatest splendor and all the formalities of the time.Cameos from English History, from Rollo to Edward II|Charlotte Mary Yonge
He came wearing his armour, girt with his sword, and with his golden spurs of knighthood on his heels.
Here the young warrior was invested with the badge of knighthood.
He, too, after his own crude fashion, had his order of knighthood as the reward of military prowess.Alamo Ranch|Sarah Warner Brooks