Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the Lion of the Netherlands
Knight Grand Cross is the highest class in the Order of the Lion of the Netherlands. It is almost never conferred.
The most recent recipient of this honour was former Prime Minister Ruud Lubbers. Previous Knights Grand Cross include former Minister of Foreign Affairs Hans van den Broek and former Prime Minister Willem Drees. Some non-politicians have also received this honour, including Admiral Conrad Helfrich and Cardinals Bernardus Alfrink and Johannes de Jong.