Queen Elizabeth`s Birthday Honours list include Anish Kapoor, Adele
London: Indian origin sculptor Anish Kapoor, Hollywood actorRowan Atkinson and Brit chart topper Adele were among the list of people who were honoured at the Queen`s Birthday Honours.
`Blackadder actor` Tony Robinson was knighted in the ceremony on a list that also included his former co-star Atkinson, the BBC reported.
Robinson is recognised for his public and political work, while Atkinson`s CBE is for services to drama and charity.
Sculptor Anish Kapoor and former secretary general of the TUC, Brendan Barber, were among the other knights.
Chart-topper Adele follows up her best song Oscar win with an MBE, and the same honour goes to singer-songwriter PJ Harvey and comedian Rob Brydon.
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