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Date of Birth 1 April 1940Nyeri, Kenya
Date of Death 25 September 2011Nairobi, Kenya  (ovarian cancer)
Birth NameWangari Muta

Mini Bio (1)

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.

Spouse (1)

Mwangi Mathai (May 1969 - 1979) (divorced) (3 children)

Trivia (2)

Received the Nobel peace prize in 2004.

Received the Right Livelihood Award in 1984.
Mother of Wanjira Mathai.

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