Malala Yousafzai was born July 12,1997, in Pakistan and she is 19 years old.
On the 9th of October 2012 she was shot on the side of her face while she was going to school. She got shot because she wanted females to have an education and have the right to do anything men can.
Malala has been giving talks in public on the importance of education. She got nominated in 2013 for the Nobel peace prize. Then Malala has won the Nobel prize in 2014. And She is the youngest person to win the Nobel peace prize.