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Bishop Desmond Tutu

Bishop Desmond Tutu Biography

Religious Leader


ABOUT
The first black South African Archbishop of Cape Town who valiantly fought against apartheid. He has also worked to end AIDS, poverty, racism, and homophobia throughout the world.
BEFORE FAME
He won many peace prizes, including the Nobel Peace Prize in 1984 and the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2009.

FAMILY LIFE
Married Nomalizo Leah Shenxane in 1955.
TRIVIA
He was a school teacher but resigned when the Bantu Education Act was passed.

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