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List of Congressional Gold Medal of Honor winners from every year the award has been given out. All Congressional Gold Medal of Honor winners are listed below in order of popularity, but can be sorted by any column. People who won the Congressional Gold Medal of Honor award are listed along with photos for every Congressional Gold Medal of Honor winner that has a picture associated with their name online. You can click on the name of the Congressional Gold Medal of Honor award recipients to get more information about each. People who won the Congressional Gold Medal of Honor are usually listed by year, but on this list you've got a complete list of Congressional Gold Medal of Honor winners from all years. If this proves to not be a full list of Congressional Gold Medal of Honor winners, you can help make it so by adding to this one. This list includes the most memorable and well-known Congressional Gold Medal of Honor winners of all time. Anybody who won the Congressional Gold Medal of Honor usually has a picture associated with their name, so all the Congressional Gold Medal of Honor-winning people are listed here with photos when available. This list spans the history of the Congressional Gold Medal of Honor, so most of the famous Congressional Gold Medal of Honor winners are here and can be a good starting point for making a list of your favorites. This list answers the question "who are all the people who have ever won Congressional Gold Medal of Honor?" If you're looking for all the nominees, you can click the links above the title of this page to the Listopedia page where you'll find a directory of award nominees, as well as the rest of the award winners lists we have. Use this fact-based list to make one just like it, then re-rank it to fit your opinion. Examples of items on this list include Charles Lindbergh and Martin Luther King, Jr.. (8 items)
Aung San Suu Kyi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Congressional Gold Medal of Honor Winners List
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Aung San Suu Kyi AC is a Burmese opposition politician and chairperson of the National League for Democracy in Burma. In the 1990 general election, the NLD won 59% of the national votes and 81% of the seats in Parliament . She had, however, already been detained under house arrest before the ...more

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Charles Lindbergh is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Congressional Gold Medal of Honor Winners List
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Charles Augustus Lindbergh, nicknamed Slim, Lucky Lindy, and The Lone Eagle, was an American aviator, author, inventor, military officer, explorer, and social activist. As a 25-year-old U.S. Air Mail pilot, Lindbergh emerged suddenly from virtual obscurity to instantaneous world fame as the result ...more

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Elie Wiesel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Congressional Gold Medal of Honor Winners List
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Eliezer "Elie" Wiesel KBE is a Jewish-American professor and political activist. He is the author of 57 books, including Night, a work based on his experiences as a prisoner in the Auschwitz, Buna, and Buchenwald concentration camps. Wiesel is also the Advisory Board chairman of the newspaper ...more

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Harry Chapin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Congressional Gold Medal of Honor Winners List
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Harry Forster Chapin was an American singer-songwriter best known for his folk rock songs including "Taxi," "W*O*L*D," "Sniper", "Flowers Are Red," and the No. 1 hit "Cat's in the Cradle." Chapin was also a dedicated humanitarian who fought to end world hunger; he was a key participant in the ...more

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