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The Dickin Medal.

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Many prizes, medals, and awards can be granted posthumously. Australian actor Heath Ledger, for example, won many awards after his death in 2008. Military decorations, such as the Medal of Honor, are often given posthumously.

Less commonly, certain prizes, medals, and awards are granted only posthumously, especially those that honor people who died in service to a particular cause. Such awards include:

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Denmark's Premier Music Award". sonning. Archived from the original on 11 March 2007. Retrieved 9 February 2007.
  2. ^ http://kfip.org/service-to-islam/
  3. ^ "Lettre Ulysses Award". Lettre International Aventis Foundation. Retrieved 9 February 2007.
  4. ^ http://kfip.org/islamic-studies/