Nelson Mandela, born in 1918, spent 27 years as a political prisoner during South Africa's apartheid. He later went on to become the first black president of South Africa. His autobiography, "Long Walk to Freedom" details his amazing life story.
Did Morgan Freeman look like Nelson Mandela?
Looking at the picture and at the movie I would have to say yes, it is pretty close
When did Nelson Mandela die?
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, was born on the 18th of July 1918 and died on the 5th of December 2013 at his home in Houghton, Johannesburg, South Africa after an extended illness.
He was 95 years old.
Is FW de Klerk still living?
Yes. Frederik Willem de Klerk, former president of South Africa and the last white leader under Apartheid, was born in 1936; as of 2013, he is still alive and sometimes makes speeches about how he and Nelson Mandela worked together to change the country.
What is the name of Nelson Mandela's famous book?
The long walk to freedom
Did Nelson Mandela win his fight for black rights?
yes because apartheid for the most part is over in south Africa but there are some parts that could be changed dramatically but they r still working on it. obviously and if ur really this dumb to look up this question then go back to kindergarten......idiot
When did the ANC start?
Who is Jongintaba to Nelson Mandela?
Why would you chose Nelson Mandela for a project?
I chose Nelson Mandela because he brought freedom into the world.
Where can you sell South African 5 Rand coin with Mandela's face on it?
Where can sell my coins 5Rands 2011/2014/2015/2017/2018/2019/ and 2RANDS 2004/2013/2014/2019
What did Nelson Mandela do?
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was the first black South African President and fought to stop racism.
He was imprisoned in 1962, convicted of sabotage and conspiracy to overthrow the government. He served 27 years in prison, released in 1990 and went on to become president of South Africa.
He died on December 6 2012
What did Nelson Mandela do in the world?
he did alot he was prez of south Africa and much more
Was Nelson Mandela knighted as a 'Sir'?
An honorary award is one made to a person who is not a citizen of a Commonwealth realm. They cannot use the pre-nominal style of 'Sir' or 'Dame', but can use the post-nominal letters (after their names) subject to the prevailing conventions in their own country. If such a person later acquires citizenship of a Commonwealth realm, then any honorary awards are usually made substantive and, in the case of knights and dames, they can begin to use the pre-nominal styles.
Nelson Mandel has received Knights Grand Cross of the Royal Norwegian Order of St. Olav and The Order of the Elephant (Danish: Elefantordenen) (the highest order of Denmark. It has existed since 1693, and is almost exclusively bestowed on royalty and heads of state.)
What did Ozzie Nelson die from?
cancer of the liver.
What kind of problems did nelson Mandela face within his job?
What is a projected release date from prison?
The date that the prison has been told they will release the inmate. It is variable though, and can change based on new crimes being charged while incarcerated or a releasing authority changing the date. A projected release date is the first or next possible date of release in an indeterminant sentence. For instance: if offender Bob's sentence began on 1/1/09 and he received the indeterminant sentence of 3-15 years, his projected release date would be 1/1/12. As mentioned previously, a releasing authority such as a parole board or panel has the authority to change this date, usually extending it. A state's governor or the President may also change this date by commutting a sentence or issuing a pardon.
An inmate is given two release dates, ERD - Earliest Release date and Max Date - Max date. They will get out between this time. Usually the erd as long as they do not have any disciplinary problems. If they get into trouble time gets add, until their max date... Unless they commit felony's inside then that changes the release date completely.
What organization did Nelson Mandela create?
He started the anc (african national congress)
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Was nelson Mandela a protester or a terrorist?
Did nelson Mandela have any brother's or sister's?
Yes. he has a younger sister named Lieby Piliso
Who was the first black president of South Africa?
Nelson Mandela was the first black president of South Africa.
What boarding school did Nelson Mandela go?
In 1937 Nelson Mandela attended Clarkebury Boarding Institute in Engcobo, Eastern Cape, in South Africa.
What is the nickname of Nelson Mandela?
Did nelson Mandela grow up in south Africa?
What was Nelson Mandela's imprisonment?
What are Nelson Mandelas character traits?
Nelson Mandela was a man of honesty, Devoted, Dedicated person