Artur Aleksanyan -Armenia Olympic Champion 2016 Rio Olympics.
Artur Aleksanyan is an Armenian Greco Roman wrestler who won Gold at Rio Olympics 2016 in 98 Kg Category. He was also a bronze Medallist at 2012 Olympics and World Champion in 2014.2015,2017. He is nicknamed “Polar Bear” .He is second Olympics Gold Medallist of Armenia since it gained Independence in 1991.He most decorated and renowned Armenian athlete.
A Round shaped stamp and miniature sheet was issued in his honour by Armenia on 30 May 2017.
Pakistan’s Mother Teresa- Dr Ruth Katharina Martha PFAU
Dr Ruth Katharina Martha PFAU a German Physician and Nun who dedicated her life to eradicating Leprosy in Pakistan was known as Pakistan’s Mother Teresa.
Dr Ruth Katharina was born on 09 sep 1929 in Leipzig,Germany and arrived in Karachi in 1960 enroute to India and volunteered to work at a Local Leprosy Colony.She decided to stay in Pakistan as health care worker and established the first Marie Aide Leprosy Centre (MALC).
She was granted Pakistan Citizenship in 1988 and was Nun of the Sisters of Immaculate Heart of Mary. She passed away on 10 Aug 2017.
A commemorative stamp was issued by Pakistan on 03 Dec 2017 on this great human being. A FDC with the round stamp is listed.