Rolihlahla Mandela was born in Mvezo, on July 18, 1918 to Nonqaphi Nosekeni and Henry Mgadla Mandela.
His father was the principal councillor to the Acting Paramount Chief of the Thembu.
(He received the name ‘Nelson’ from a teacher)
Rolihlahla means “pulling the branch of a tree” in other words "trouble maker".
Peace And Rights
Becoming a leader
Nelson Mandela in his prison cell.
Rugby world cup.
Nelson MAandela awarding the rugby world cup to the captain of Springboks.
Nelson Mandela with his family members.