Nelson Mandela

was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary politician

Biography of Nelson Mandela

Rolihlahla Mandela was born into the Madiba clan in the village of Mvezo , Transkei, on 18 July 1918. His mother was Nonqaphi Nosekeni and his father was Nkosi Mphakanyiswa Gadla Mandela, principal counsellor to the Acting King of the Thembu people, Jongintaba Dalindyebo. In 1930, when he was 12 years old, his father died and the young Rolihlahla became a ward of Jongintaba at the Great Place in Mqhekezweni

Nelson's Life

In 1993 awarded the Nobel Peace Prize (along with F.W. de Klerk)

On april 27 1994 First multi-racial elections held in South Africa with full enfranchisement, with the ANC winning a strong majority

On May 10th 1994 Inaugurated as South Africa’s first democratically elected president, standing down in 1999 after one term

December 5th 2013Nelson Mandela passed away in Johannesburg at the age of 95

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