Humanitarian of the Year Winners

People with Humanitarian of the Year


Name Title
Aung San Suu Kyi nonviolent pro-democracy activist
Ban Ki-moon South Jorean politicians Current Secretary-General of the United Nations
Benjamin Hooks American civil rights leader
Charles E. Blake American bishop
Chesley Sullenberger American commercial airline pilot safety expert and accident investigator
David Ho Sound
Desmond Tutu South African churchman politician archbishop Nobel Prize winner
Dolores Huerta American labor leader
Hans Rosling Swedish doctor and academic
James Earl Jones American actor
Kailash Satyarthi Indian activist
Lionel Richie American musician
Louis Wade Sullivan American politician
Malala Yousafzai Pakistani child activist
Martin Luther King, Jr. Political activist
Queen Noor of Jordan Queen (1978-99) and Queen Dowager of Jordan (1999-present); philanthropist and activist
R. C. Gorman Navajo painter and printmaker from Arizona and New Mexico
Rihanna Singer songwriter
Ruby Dee Actress activist
Sharon Stone American actress producer and model
Thorbjørn Jagland Norwegian politician
Tommy Hilfiger Fashion designer
W. Richard West, Jr. Founding Director of the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian Southern Cheyenne peace chief
Wilma Mankiller Chief of the Cherokee Nation

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