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Top 10 British and Irish comedians

Some of the all-time favorite comedians hail from over the pond in England and Ireland. Ranker.com listens to the fans' choices for the top 10 funnymen.

Celebrities who turned down knighthoods

People around the world are fascinated with Queen Elizabeth and the royal family and their customs. But, many celebrities aren't caught up in the trappings of royalty. Here's a list of those who have turned down knighthoods.