Archbishop Desmond Mpilo Tutuby Viv 24/09/2012 07:04:00 0 comments 3803 Views
One of the most renowned activist in the word, Desmond Tutu was born 7th October 1931. He not only fought but was a major opponent of the apartheid regime. He was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1984, the Albert Schweitzer Prize for humanitarianism, the Gandhi Peace Prize in 2005 and the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2009. Desmond Tutu became the first black South African Anglican Archbishop of Cape Town. Among many other accolades he is known as one of the major protagonists in the shaping of a more inclusive South African.