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Tutu, Desmond (b. 1931)

  • By: Lyn S. Graybill
  • In: Encyclopedia of Leadership
  • Edited by: George R. Goethals, Georgia J. Sorenson & James MacGregor Burns
  • Subject:Leadership

South African priest and Nobel Peace Prize laureate

Desmond Mpilo Tutu was born in 1931 in Klerksdorp to Methodist parents. He was educated to become a teacher but resigned over the Bantu Education Act, which took control of ...

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