Nelson Mandela

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Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, politician and philanthropist who served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999.Mandela served 27 years in prison, initially on Robben Island, and later in Pollsmoor Prison and Victor Verster Prison.

Born: July 18, 1918,

Died: December 5, 2013

Nelson Mandela the first president of Africa.


"When a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw." - Nelson Mandela

"In my country we go to prison first and then become President." -Nelson Mandela

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