Definition of Tutu, Desmond in English:

Tutu, Desmond

proper noun

  • (born 1931), South African clergyman; full name Desmond Mpilo Tutu. As General Secretary of the South African Council of Churches from 1979 until 1984, he became a leading voice in the struggle against apartheid. He was Archbishop of Cape Town 1986–96. Nobel Peace Prize (1984).


Tutu, Desmond