17/10/1979 Mother Teresa is awarded the Nobel Peace Prize
Mother Teresa Awarded Nobel Peace Prize - 1979 | Today In History | 17 Oct 17
Acceptance Speech by Mother Teresa Media Player at Nobelprize org
Mother Teresa Nobel Prize 1979
Mother Teresa was an Albanian-Indian Roman Catholic nun and missionary. She received the Nobel Peace Prize for founding the Missionaries of Charity, a Roman Catholic religious congregation which takes care of socially excluded groups and people.