Orders, decorations, and medals of Portugal
Honorific orders of Portugal is the attribution of decoration to individuals personal bravery, achievement, or service to Portugal. Portugal has had a long tradition in rewarding its citizens. The dec...
Emmanuel Nunes
Emmanuel Nunes (31 August 1941 – 2 September 2012) was a Portuguese composer who lived and worked in Paris from 1964.
Nunes was born in Lisbon, where he studied composition, first from 1959 ...
Tektonica Prize
The Tektonica Prize was created by the Portuguese Industrial Association and the Lisbon International Fair (PIA - LIF), with the support of the Portuguese Architects Association. It is awarded annuall...
Camões Prize
The Camões Prize (Portuguese, Prémio Camões, [ˈpɾɛmju kaˈmõĩ̯ʃ]), named after Luís de Camões is the most important literary prize for the Portuguese language. It is awarded annually by the Portuguese ...
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CDP Awards
CDP Awards are annual sports awards given to best Portuguese athletes by the Confederação do Desporto de Portugal.
Vasco Graça Moura
Vasco Navarro da Graça Moura, (3 January 1942 – 27 April 2014) was a Portuguese lawyer, writer, translator and politician, son of Francisco José da Graça Moura and wife Maria Teresa Amado da Cunha Se...
Richard Zenith
Richard Zenith (born February 23, 1956, Washington, D.C.) is an American-Portuguese writer and translator, winner of Pessoa's award in 2012.
He graduated from the University of Virginia, in 1979....
Prémio Pessoa
The Pessoa Prize (Portuguese: Prémio Pessoa, [ˌpɾɛmju pɨˈsoɐ]), named after Fernando Pessoa, is recognized as the most important award in the area of Portuguese culture. Instituted in 1987 by the ...
Herberto Hélder
Herberto Helder Luís Bernardes de Oliveira (November 23, 1930 – March 23, 2015) was a Portuguese poet. He was born in Funchal, Madeira.
Herberto Helder was born in the Portuguese Atlantic island ...
Maria João Pires
Maria João Pires ([mɐˈɾiɐ ʒwɐ̃ũ̯ ˈpiɾɨʃ]; born in Lisbon, Portugal, 23 July 1944) is a Portuguese pianist.
Her first recital was at the age of five, and at the age of seven she was already playing...
Maria João Pires - Wikipedia
Luís Miguel Cintra
Luís Miguel Valle Cintra (born 29 April 1949) is a Portuguese film actor. He has appeared in 60 films since 1970.
List of honours of Portugal awarded to heads of state and royals

See also decorations pages (mark °) : Harald, Sonja, Haakon, Mette-Marit, Mârtha Louise, Astrid & RagnhildOlav V's state visits: Olav V to Portugal (02/1978), Portugal to Norway (06/1980...
List of honours of Portugal awarded to heads of state and royals - Wikipedia
Hanna Damasio
Hanna Damásio is University Professor (an award based on multi-disciplinary interests and significant accomplishments in several disciplines), Dana Dornsife Chair in Neuroscience, and Professor of Psy...
Eduardo Lourenço
Eduardo Lourenço , (born in Almeida, Portugal on May 29, 1923) is a Portuguese essayist, professor, critic, philosopher, and writer. He attended Colégio Militar and studied at the University of Coimb...
Eduardo Lourenço - Wikipedia
Manuel José Macário do Nascimento Clemente
Dom Manuel José Macário do Nascimento Clemente (born 16 July 1948), officially referred to as Manuel III, Cardinal-Patriarch of Lisbon is current the Patriarch of Lisbon. He was appointed by Pope Fran...
Manuel José Macário do Nascimento Clemente - Wikipedia
Manuel Alegre
Manuel Alegre de Melo Duarte, GCL (born Águeda, 12 May 1936), is a Portuguese poet and politician, member of the Socialist Party, and a candidate to the Portuguese presidential election, 2006. He was ...
Order of Merit (Portugal)
The Ordem do Mérito or Order of Merit is an Order given in Portugal to honor those responsible for distinguished acts or services in the public or private sphere. This order replaced in 1976, the Or...
Order of Merit (Portugal) - Wikipedia
Eduardo Souto de Moura
Eduardo Elísio Machado Souto de Moura ([eˈðwaɾðu ˈsowtu dɨ ˈmowɾɐ]; born 25 July 1952, better known as Eduardo Souto de Moura, is a Portuguese architect. Son of medical doctor José Alberto Souto de Mo...
Eduardo Souto de Moura - Wikipedia
Order of the Colonial Empire
The Order of the Colonial Empire (Portuguese:"Ordem do Império Colonial") was a Portuguese Order (decoration), established on 13 April 1932 as a colonial order of knighthood, to reward services by sol...
Order of the Colonial Empire - Wikipedia
Olympic Medal Nobre Guedes
The Olympic Medal Nobre Guedes (Portuguese: Medalha Olímpica Nobre Guedes) is the most prestigious annual award given by the Olympic Committee of Portugal (COP) to still-active Portuguese sportspe...
José Mattoso
José João da Conceição Gonçalves Mattoso (Leiria, 1933) is a Portuguese medievalist historian, and university teacher.Prof Mattoso earned his doctoral degree in medieval history from the Catholic Univ...
Maria Inês Ribeiro da Fonseca
Menez or Maria Inês Ribeiro da Fonseca, (Lisbon, 1926–1995) was a Portuguese painter. Her major body of work consists of paintings and drawings but she also produced ceramics, engravings, silk-screen...
Antonio Damasio
Antonio Damasio (Portuguese: António Rosa Damásio; born February 25, 1944) is a Portuguese-American neuroscientist/neurobiologist. He is a University Professor and David Dornsife Professor of Neur...
Prémio Leya
The Prémio Leya is a Portuguese literary award established in 2008 and awarded annually by the Portuguese book publishing company Leya to an unpublished Portuguese-language novel. The winner receives ...
Golden Globes (Portugal)
The Golden Globes (Portuguese: Globos de Ouro) are awards given each year in Portugal since 1996 by SIC TV and Caras magazine which award several areas of art and entertainment in the country, wit...