Schweit·zer (shwītsər, shvīt-), Albert 1875-1965.
Alsatian philosopher, physician, and musician who founded (1913) and spent much of his life at a missionary hospital in present-day Gabon. Schweitzer was a noted organist and wrote many theological works. He won the 1952 Nobel Peace Prize.
(click for a larger image)Albert Schweitzer
photographed in the 1950s
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