Talk:Desmond Tutu

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Former good article nominee Desmond Tutu was a Philosophy and religion good articles nominee, but did not meet the good article criteria at the time. There are suggestions below for improving the article. Once these issues have been addressed, the article can be renominated. Editors may also seek a reassessment of the decision if they believe there was a mistake.
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Date Process Result
July 2, 2005 Peer review Reviewed
June 6, 2008 Peer review Reviewed
July 2, 2008 Good article nominee Not listed
Current status: Former good article nominee
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Assessment comment[edit]

The comment(s) below were originally left at Talk:Desmond Tutu/Comments, and are posted here for posterity. Following several discussions in past years, these subpages are now deprecated. The comments may be irrelevant or outdated; if so, please feel free to remove this section.

Too many redlinks, including links for his children? Badbilltucker 15:28, 16 November 2006 (UTC)

Last edited at 07:50, 9 June 2008 (UTC). Substituted at 13:17, 29 April 2016 (UTC)

Updated Needed About Daughter (in Personal Life section)[edit]

I currently am unable to do much work, however in a day or so will. I beleive an update needs to made. His daughter is now no longer ordained. She lost her church license after she entered a lesbian marriage with her partner.SecretName101 (talk) 19:54, 25 May 2016 (UTC)


There are Internet rumors of Tutu's death that appear to be premature. Bearian (talk) 14:02, 19 September 2016 (UTC)

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Media appearances[edit]

Should include: BBC Arena 1995 "Stories My Country Told Me" 3 hours special on nationality. Tutu is one of the four main contributors — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 00:03, 6 May 2017 (UTC)