Millard Fuller

 

 

Age: 74

 

Summary: founder and former president of the nonprofit organization Habitat for Humanity International who was a self-made millionaire but walked away from that life at age 29 to devote himself to the poor eventually starting the Christian group, which spread what he called "the theology of the hammer" by building more than 300,000 homes worldwide.

 

 

Cause of Death: Aneurysm

 

Born: January 3, 1935

 

Died: February 3, 2009

 

Location: Albany, Georgia