Desmond Tutu

Desmond  Tutu

In 1984, Archbishop Desmond Tutu received the Nobel Peace Prize for his tireless efforts to bring equality, justice, and peace to South Africa. His works include the Children of God Storybook Bible, God's Dream, and Desmond and the Very Bad Word. Tutu was the founding Head of theElders, a group of global leaders striving to advance humanity's shared interests, from 2007 to 2013. He was awarded the Templeton Prize in 2013 for his contributions to global spiritual advancement. He and his wife, Leah, live in South Africa. They have a total of seven grandchildren and four children.