U2 frontman Bono was given a knighthood on Thursday. In a jocular ceremony in the home of British Ambassador David Reddaway. The Edge, Adam Clayton, his wife and children were also in attendance.
Afterwards, he joked with reporters saying, “You have permission to call me anything you want — except sir, all right? Lord of lords, your demigodness, that’ll do.” http://jam.canoe.ca/Music/2007/03/29/3862363-ap.html