Nelson Mandela

President of South Africa


Born- July 18, 1918, Mvezo, South Africa

Died- December 5, 2013, Johannessburg, South Africa

Spouse- Graca Machel

Quote- I learned courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.

Accomplishments- Has gotten over 250 awards, most notably the 1993 noble peace prize.

spending many years liberating and creating equality between the whites and blacks of South Africa.He has also stared in many movies such as Mandela:Long walk to freedom, and Death of Apartheid.

Gabriel Silva

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