• Born date: 1875-01-14
  • Born in: Haut-Rhin
  • Death date: 1965-09-04
  • Death in: Gabon
Albert Schweitzer

Albert Schweitzer, OM (14 January 1875 – 4 September 1965) was a German—and later French—theologian, organist, philosopher, physician, and medical missionary in Africa, also known for his interpretive life of Jesus. He was born in the province of Alsace-Lorraine, at that time part of the German Empire.