Calcutta, India. April 04, 1975.
Mother Teresa talking and listening to her staff inside her Kalighat Home for the Dying in Calcutta. The first Home for the Dying opened in 1952 and was a free hospice for the poor. Mother Teresa (Agnes Gonxha Boyaxihu) the Roman Catholic, Albanian nun revered as India's "Saint of the Slums," was awarded the 1979 Nobel Peace Prize.