Anna Wintour, Editor of U.S. Vogue received the medal of Chevalier of the Legion of Honour from France's President Nicolas Sarkozy presents at a ceremony at the Elysee Palace in Paris, July 6, 2011.

The British-born who has held the position of the Editor-in-Chief of the magazine since 1988 was awarded a Chevalier (Knight) of the Order, which was established by Napoleon Bonaparte in 1802 and signifies the highest order of decoration in France.