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Nelson Mandela

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela better known as Nelson Mandela changed the world, Mandela was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary and politician who also served as the President of South Africa from 1994 until 1999.

Nelson Mandela was the first black South African to hold the office, and the first elected in a fully representative, multiracial election.

Nelson Mandela was born in Transkei, South Africa on July 18, 1918. His father was Hendry Mphakanyiswa of the Tembu Tribe. Mandela himself was educated at University College of Fort Hare and the University of Witwatersrand where he studied law. He joined the African National Congress in 1944 and was engaged in resistance against the ruling National Party’s apartheid policies after 1948. He went on trial for treason in 1956-1961 and was acquitted in 1961.Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela better known as Nelson Mandela changed the world, Mandela was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary and politician who also served as the President of South Africa from 1994 until 1999.

Mandela was well known for his kind and inspiring quotes, we’ve selected a top 10 for you here.

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