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John Hume playing with his children
John Hume is carried aloft through Londonderry city centre after being returned as MP for Foyle in 1987
John Hume on his wedding day with wife Pat
John Hume is detained by soldiers during a civil rights protest in Londonderry in August 1971.
John Hume in thoughtful mood at the SDLP party conference in Newcastle in 1979
Bertie Ahern and John Hume as they took part in a press conference on the 10th anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement in Belfast. Picture Charles McQuillan/Pacemaker.
U2 star Bono is flanked by David Trimble and John Hume on stage during a special concert in Belfast to promote the ‘Yes’ vote in the referendum on the Good Friday Agreement (Chris Bacon/PA)
John Hume with his good friend, Senator Ted Kennedy, in the Bogside
John Hume with UN Secretary General Kofi Annan
John Hume and his wife Pat at the Foyle Arts Centre in Londonderry after hearing that he and David Trimble were to share the Nobel Peace Prize
John Hume with party colleague Seamus Mallon
John Hume and David Trimble with U2 frontman Bono celebrating the Good Friday Agreement
The SDLP team led by leader John Hume arrives at Stormont in 1999 to start the process of selecting ministers for the devolved government
John Hume waiting for the verdict of the referendum on the Good Friday Agreement, David Trimble, Tony Blair and John Hume at Dunadry in Co Antrim
Hometown heroes: John Hume celebrates with Derry City players after their 2010 First Division win
Former SDLP leader John Hume and Bill Clinton pictured in front of the Guildhall. Photo-Jonathan Porter/Presseye.
Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye.
Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams (left) and SDLP leader John Hume (Chris Bacon/PA)
John Hume worked with Ian Paisley
SDLP leader John Hume with his wife Pat speak to the media after he and David Trimble won the Nobel Peace Prize (PA)
John Hume in front of the Stormont Building in 2002 (Paul Faith/PA)
John Hume with David Trimble (PA)
Bill Clinton in front of the Guildhall with former SDLP leader John Hume and his wife Pat. Photo-Jonathan Porter/Presseye.
SDLP Conference, St Columb's Hall, Derry 12th March 2016. SDLP Leader Colm Eastwood John Hume at the conclusion of the conference Photo:Presseye.
File photo dated 19/10/2000 of the Dalai Lama (left) meeting with fellow Nobel peace laureate John Hume, the former SDLP leader has died at the age of 83. Photo: Martin McCullough/PA Wire
File photo dated 24/08/2014 of John Hume and his wife Pat, the former SDLP leader has died at the age of 83. PA Photo.Photo: Niall Carson/PA Wire
Handout File photo dated 12/04/2000 of Former South African President Nelson Mandela meeting John Hume at the South African Embassy in Dublin Photo: PA Wire
The SDLP has announced the death of former party leader John Hume. Mr Hume, a Noble peace prize winner, was regarded by many as the driving force behind Northern Ireland’s 1998 Good Friday peace agreement.