Left Handed Celebrities | Desmond Tutu
Another great lefty find, Desmond Tutu. Wow! There are so many renowned and accomplished left handers. We are just so giddy about it all. Desmond Tutu is very well known for fighting apartheid. The human rights activist was frustrated with the racism corrupting all aspects of South African life under apartheid and his life has been devoted to fighting it.
"Tutu officially retired from public life in the late 1990s, Tutu continues to advocate for social justice and equality across the globe, specifically taking on issues like treatment for tuberculosis, HIV/AIDS prevention, climate change and the right for the terminally ill to die with dignity."
Lefties Only is proud to find yet another great famous lefty. To top it off, a lefty who changed the face of history.
Here's a snippet of Demond Tutu's biography per Wikipedia:
Desmond Mpilo Tutu was in born 7 October 1931. He is a South African Anglican cleric and theologian known for his work as an anti-apartheid and human rights activist. He was the Bishop of Johannesburg from 1985 to 1986 and then the Archbishop of Cape Town from 1986 to 1996, in both cases being the first black man to hold the position. Theologically, he sought to fuse ideas from black theology with African theology; politically, he identifies as a socialist.
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