March 28, 2017  

Tom Jones Being Knighted by Queen Elizabeth II

March 31, 2006 (9:30 am) GMT
Veteran singer Tom Jones has collected a knighthood from British monarch Queen Elizabeth II for services to music

"Accepting a knighthood is a great and humbling honor". That's for sure for . The veteran singer has on Wednesday March 29th, 2006 collected a knighthood from British monarch Queen Elizabeth II for services to music. And so, Jones will in the future be known as Sir Tom Jones.

"I know my family - and I hope my friends and fans - will share my gratitude and excitement. I can only thank the fans who have supported me for years for making it possible. It is fantastic. It was lovely to see the Queen again. I love seeing the Queen and I have always been a royalist. She is lovely and she still is lovely. She has got a great smile and her whole face lights up when she smiles." So Jones said expressing his feeling.

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Cuba Gooding Jr. Generates Online Outrage After Lifting Up Sarah Paulson's Skirt at PaleyFest
  2. New Footage of 'Blade Runner 2049' Is Screened at CinemaCon
  3. Nina Agdal Flaunts Her Enviable Figure in Skimpy Bikinis for New Swimwear Campaign
  4. Matthew Morrison Joins 'Grey's Anatomy' in Mystery Role. Get the First Look
  5. Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey Confront Each Other in 'The Dark Tower' First Footage
  6. Kris Jenner's 'Desperate to Hook Up' With O.J. Simpson. What About Toy Boy Corey Gamble?
  7. The Weeknd Secretly Serenades Selena Gomez at Brazilian Concert Backstage
  8. 'Arrow': Katie Cassidy Returns for Season 6 as Series Regular With a Twist