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Nelson Mandela (1918–2013)


Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela (July 18, 1918 - December 5, 2013) was the former leader of the African National Congress (ANC). He was known for his lifelong struggle against apartheid (enforced racial separation), which was instituted in South Africa in 1948. The ANC was soon declared a terrorist organization and banned by the South African government.... See full bio »

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5 Biographical Movies | 3 Print Biographies | 6 Portrayals | 9 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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President Nelson Mandela

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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If there are dreams about a beautiful South Africa, there are also roads that lead to their goal. Two of these roads could be named Goodness and Forgiveness. See more »

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Co-founded, with Peter Gabriel and Richard Branson, world human rights advocacy group The Elders in July 2007. See more »

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Often wore colourful batik shirts.

Nickname:

Madiba

Star Sign:

Cancer

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