1 Nelson Mandela:
The South African ANC leader was presented with the honour in 1993 in a cermony at the City Chambers.
2 Jim Watt: The Glasgow-born boxer was lightweight world champion and awarded the honour in 1981.
3 Billy Connolly: The Big Yin is the last person to be honoured, four years ago.
4 Sir Alex Ferguson: Govan-born football manager became a Glasgow Freeman in 1999.
5 Kenny Dalglish: The former Celtic and Liverpool star received the honour in 1986
6 Aung San Suu Kyi: The city recognised the work of the leader of the National League for Democracy in Burma.
7 Marie Curie: The Polish scientist famous for her work on radioactivity.
8 Ramsay MacDonald: Britain's first Labour Prime Minister came from Lossiemouth.
9 Sir William Burrell: The shipping merchant left his art collection to the city.
10 Harry McShane: A colleague of John Maclean, he was a lifelong socialist and Labour activist.