Rigoberta Menchú

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Nobel prize medal.svg Rigoberta Menchú
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Rigoberta Menchu in 2009.
Born Rigoberta Menchú Tum
(1959-01-09) 9 Januar 1959 (age 60)
Laj Chimel, Quiché, Guatemala
Naitionality Guatemalan
Thrift activist, politeecian
Awairds Nobel Peace Prize in 1992
Prince o Asturias Awairds in 1998
Order o the Aztec Eagle in 2010.
Rigoberta Menchú Tum

Rigoberta Menchú Tum (Spaingie: [riɣoˈβerta menˈtʃu]; born 9 Januar 1959) is an indigenous Guatemalan woman, o the K'iche' ethnic group. Menchú haes dedicatit her life publicizin the richts o Guatemala's indigenous fowks during an efter Guatemalan Ceevil War (1960–1996), an tae promote indigenous richts. in the kintra.