: 7 Octobris 1931
: Africa Australis
: Anglican priest, activista, non-fiction writerPatronus
: National University of Lesotho
Coniunx: Nomalizo Leah Tutu
Proles: Mpho Andrea Tutu
: Praemium Nobelianum Pacis Componendae, Praemium Praesidis pro Libertate, Templeton Prize, Four Freedoms Award, Giuseppe Motta Medal, Light of Truth Award, Monismanien Prize, Pacem in Terris Award, Delta Prize for Global Understanding, James Parks Morton Interfaith Award, Catalonia International Prize, Golden Plate Award, Fulbright Prize, Albert Schweitzer Prize for Humanitarianism, Gandhi Peace Prize, Sydney Peace Prize, Jamnalal Bajaj Award, Humanitarian of the Year, Honorary doctor of the University of Groningen, honorary doctor of the University of Warsaw, honorary doctor of the University of Cambridge, Honorary doctor of the University of Vienna, honorary doctor of Harvard University, honorary doctor of Columbia University, Honorary doctor of the University of Fribourg, Grand Cross 1st class of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany, Grand Officer of the Legion of Honour, Companion of Honour, Commander of the Order of Orange-Nassau, Honorary doctor of the University of Vienna, René Cassin Prize, Fellow of the African Academy of Sciences, honorary doctorate of Pompeu Fabra University, Medal of Honor of the Parliament of Catalonia
Desmond Tutu, plene Desmond Mpilo Tutu (natus die 7 Octobris 1931) est archiepiscopus Africae Australis qui pro iuribus humanis populorum cum notione "ubuntu" contra segeragationem "apartheid". Praemium Nobelianum Pacis Componendae anno 1984 et Praemium Praesidis pro Libertate laudatur.
Desmond Tutu pacifismum et iura humana omnibus defendet, etiam contra rasssismum, sexismum, homophobiam et transphobiam et pro victimis in Palaestina et in Tibeto.