Desmond Tutu

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Nobel prize medal.svg The Maist Reverend
Desmond Tutu
Airchbishop Emeritus o Cape Toun
Tutu, c. 2003
Province Anglican Kirk o Soothren Africae
See Cape Toun (retired)
Installed 7 September 1986
Term endit 1996
Predecessor P.W.R. Russell
Successor Njongonkulu Ndungane
Ither posts Bishop o Lesotho
Bishop o Johannesburg
Airchbishop o Cape Toun
Ordination Deacon Priest – 1960
Consecration 1976
Personal details
Birth name Desmond Mpilo Tutu
Born (1931-10-07) 7 October 1931 (age 88)
Klerksdorp, Western Transvaal, Sooth Africae
Alma mater King's College London
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Desmond Mpilo Tutu (born 7 October 1931) is a Sooth African social richts activist an retired Anglican bishop who rose tae warldwide fame during the 1980s as an opponent o apartheid.