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Wangari Maathai (1940–2011)

Wangari Maathai was born on April 1, 1940 in Nyeri, Kenya as Wangari Muta. She was an actress, known for The 11th Hour (2007), Dirt! The Movie (2009) and Here to Stay (2009). She was married to Mwangi Mathai. She died on September 25, 2011 in Nairobi, Kenya. See full bio »


(age 71) in Nairobi, Kenya

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The 11th Hour
The 11th Hour Herself - Founder, Greenbelt Movement, 2004 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate
Dirt! The Movie
Dirt! The Movie Herself - Nobel Laureate & Founder of Green Belt Movement
Here to Stay
Here to Stay Herself


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 2009 The Challenge for Africa (Short)
 2007 Religion & Ethics Newsweekly (TV Series)
- Wangari Maathai (2007)
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Professor Wangari Maathai | Dr. Wangari Muta Maathi

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Received the Nobel peace prize in 2004.

Received the Right Livelihood Award in 1984. See more »

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