[dropcap]T[/dropcap]oday marked the 18th birthday of Adammia’s Emperor, Adam Belcher, who has reigned over the micronation since April 19, 2013. As part of the related celebrations, a number of individuals were inducted into the Order of Adammia.
In total, fifteen individuals were appointed to Knights or Dames of the Order (specifically, eleven males and four females) while three individuals were appointed Knight Commanders. The Knight Commander-appointees included Sir Ciaran Campbell, Sir Aidan Bridgeman, and Lord Sir Grant Hawkins.
The Order of Adammia, created on June 10, 2013, is a chivalric order that recognizes individual contributions to the development of the micronation. Inductees are chosen exclusively by the Emperor and the highest rank of Knight/Dame Commander is reserved for those who make exceptional contributions to Adammia and are considered by the Emperor to be part of his inner circle.