Who Is Nelson Mandela?


Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, born 18th July, 1918, was the first president elected in South Africa in a fully representative democratic election. Mandela served 27 years in prison under charges of sabotage. He was leader of the ?Umkhonto we Sizwe,? the armed wing of the African National Congress party.
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Nelson Mandela
Born: July 18, 1918
Birthplace: Umtata, Transkei
Died: December 5, 2013
Nelson Mandela spent 27 years in jail before becoming South Africa's the first democratically elected president. He won the 1993 Nobel Peace Prize with F.W. de Klerk for work in peacefully ending the apartheid regime of their country.
Nelson Mandela is the former President of South Africa. He has received many South African, foreign and international honours, including the Nobel Peace Prize, the Order of Merit and the Order of St. John from Queen Elizabeth II among others.
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