Albert Schweitzer was born on January 14, 1875 in Kaysersburg, a town near Stasbourg in Alsace, Germany (now France). Schweitzer has been called the greatest Christian of his time. He based his personal philosophy on a "reverence for life" and on a deep commitment to serve humanity through thought and action. For his many years of humanitarian efforts Schweitzer was awarded the 1952 Nobel Peace Prize. You will receive a high quality glossy photograph processed on Royal photo stock.