The Nobel Peace Prize 1984

Desmond Mpilo Tutu

Photo from the Nobel Foundation archive.

Prize share: 1/1

The Nobel Peace Prize 1984 was awarded to Desmond Mpilo Tutu "for his role as a unifying leader figure in the non-violent campaign to resolve the problem of apartheid in South Africa."

To cite this section
MLA style: The Nobel Peace Prize 1984. NobelPrize.org. Nobel Prize Outreach AB 2021. Wed. 8 Dec 2021. <https://www.nobelprize.org/prizes/peace/1984/summary/>

Back to top Back To Top Takes users back to the top of the page

Explore prizes and laureates

Look for popular awards and laureates in different fields, and discover the history of the Nobel Prize.