Glamor Women of the Year Awards In Pictures

The 20th annual Glamour Magazine Women of the Year Awards held in New York for the women's from around the world who made some achievements in their lives.
Glamor Women of the Year Awards In Pictures
Fergie, in a bright red, one-shouldered number, teared up when handed her award by friend Kate Hudson — and paid a touching tribute to her mother. She also didn’t forget to thank her therapist, and closed with the 1970s rallying cry: “We are women, hear us roar!”Image Credit: AP

Glamor Women of the Year Awards In Pictures
Among the more glamorous honourees was Jordan’s Queen Rania, a longtime advocate of equal access to education for girls throughout the Middle East. “This is for the girls,” said the queen, dressed in a shimmering silvery gown, as she was handed her award by Huffington Post editor Arianna Huffington — who praised her for being a thoroughly modern monarch, with 1.3 million followers on Twitter.Image Credit: AP

Glamor Women of the Year Awards In Pictures
Kate Hudson poses as she arrives to present an award at the ceremony. Hudson joined a host of big names including Janet Jackson, Hillary Swank, Diane Sawyer, Katie Couric who were handing out trophies. Image Credit: Reuters

Glamor Women of the Year Awards In Pictures
Actress Julia Roberts waves after accepting a Woman of the Year award from presenter Oprah Winfrey. Roberts was praised for her work with Paul Newman’s Hole in the Wall Gang camp, and on behalf of those with Rett Syndrome, a nervous disorder. “I’ve been blessed so many times over,” said the Oscar-winning actress, “that someone’s been cheated, and I apologise.” Image Credit: Reuters

Glamor Women of the Year Awards In Pictures
Dr. Hawa Abdi (centre) speaks with her daughters Dr. Amina Mohamed (right) and Dr. Deqo Mohamed after winning a Woman of the Year award in New York. Abdi, a Somali doctor, has provided food and care for tens of thousands of people displaced by violence in that African nation. Image Credit: Reuters

Glamor Women of the Year Awards In Pictures
Soccer star Mia Hamm (left) and New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg (centre) listen to skier Lindsey Vonn speak after she won a Woman of the Year award. Image Credit: Reuters

Glamor Women of the Year Awards In Pictures
Legendary singer and actress Cher arrives for the Glamour Magazine Women of the Year Awards. Cher, receiving a lifetime achievement award, spoke directly to the many girls and young women in the audience — from organisations like Manhattan’s Lower Eastside Girls Club — about failure, and not giving up. Image Credit: Reuters

Glamor Women of the Year Awards In Pictures
Designer Donatella Versace (centre) accepts her award from Hilary Swank (left) and Janet Jackson (right). Image Credit: Reuters

Glamor Women of the Year Awards In Pictures
Talk show giant Oprah Winfrey speaks at the ceremony. The 20th annual Glamour awards honours both the famous — movie stars, fashion designers, athletes and politicians — and also the not-as-famous women around the world. Image Credit: AP

Glamor Women of the Year Awards In Pictures
Actress Hilary Swank attends the Glamour Women of the Year Awards at Carnegie Hall in New York. Image Credit: AP

Glamor Women of the Year Awards In Pictures

Actress Julia Roberts poses as she arrives to receive a Glamour Magazine Woman of the Year award in New York. (REUTERS)

Glamor Women of the Year Awards In Pictures

US singer Fergie (C), mother Terry Jackson (L) and Sister Dana Ferguson (R) attend the annual Glamour Women of the Year awards at Carnegie Hall in New York City. (AFP)

Glamor Women of the Year Awards In Pictures

Singer Fergie and actress Julia Roberts pose as they arrive to receive a Glamour Magazine Woman of the Year award in New York. (REUTERS)

Glamor Women of the Year Awards In Pictures

US singer Janet Jackson attends the annual Glamour Women of the Year awards at Carnegie Hall in New York City. (AFP)

Glamor Women of the Year Awards In Pictures

President of Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaite accepts her award at the 20th annual Glamour Women of the Year Awards at Carnegie Hall in New York. (AP)

Glamor Women of the Year Awards In Pictures

Singer Fergie and actress Julia Roberts (L) pose as they arrive to receive a Glamour Magazine Woman of the Year award in New York. (REUTERS)



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