2018 Presidential Medal of Freedom recipients
The presidential medal of freedom is the highest civilian award in the United States.
from the White House website is a list of the 2018 recipients:
Miriam Adelson – doctor, philanthropist, and humanitarian. Founder of the Adelson Medical Research Foundation. Part of the American Jewish community supporting Jewish schools, Holocaust memorial organizations, Israeli Defense Forces, and Birthright Israel.
Orrin G Hatch – Utah Senator and one of the longest serving senators in American History (41 years).
Alan C Page – Pro-Football Hall of Fame inductee. Minnesota Supreme Court Justice (Retired).
Elvis Presley (posthumously awarded) – American music cultural icon of the 20th century. Also dubbed the King of rock
Babe Ruth (posthumously awarded) – former American baseball athlete. One of the most iconic athletes of the 20th century.
Antonin Scalia (posthumously awarded) – United States Supreme Court Justice.
Roger Staubach – Hall of Fame quarterback. Played college football for the Naval Academy.