Obituary: John Hume was a man of energy and passion but above all he was a peacemaker of world status
Tuesday, 4 August 2020 John Hume, the former SDLP leader and Nobel Peace Prize winner who has died aged 83 after a short illness, earned a place in history as the father of the Northern Ireland peace process.
John Hume, a Roman Catholic architect of Northern Ireland's Good Friday peace agreement who won the Nobel Peace Prize for his role in ending 30 years of sectarian violence, has died at the age of 83. Francis Maguire reports.
Northern Ireland's political leaders gather for the funeral of former SDLPleader John Hume in his native city. The Derry politician, feted around theworld as a peacemaker, died on July 3 aged 83 after..
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