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17 Awesome and Inspiring Facts About Nelson Mandela

In addition to the 1993 Nobel Peace Prize, Nelson Mandela has received more than 250 awards, including honorary degrees from more than 50 universities worldwide. In 2001, he became the first living person to be made an honorary Canadian citizen, and he was the last person to receive the Lenin Peace Prize from the Soviet Union. #PadreMedium

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Nelson Mandela, une icône qui transcende les différences en Afrique

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela (born 18 July 1918) served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999, and was the first South African president to be elected in a fully representative democratic election. Before his presidency, Mandela was an anti-apartheid activist, and the leader of Umkhonto we Sizwe, the armed wing of the African National Congress. In 1962 he was arrested and convicted of sabotage and other charges, and sentenced to life in prison. Mandela served 27 years in prison…

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Nelson Mandela, 1918 - As is tradition Jongintaba took Mandela into his home and looked after the family when his father was lost at teh age of nine. Through the positive influences of his adoptive biological and adoptive family, Mandela brought the issue of apartheid to the attention of the world.

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December 6, 2013 front page of the British newspaper The Sun reports Nelson Mandela's December 5, 2013 death: "President of the World"

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Nelson Mandela was South Africa's 1st black president. He received over 695 awards, including the Nobel Prize and Bharat Ratna. Nelson Mandela Biography - http://mocomi.com/nelson-mandela-biography/

Nelson Mandela was South Africa's 1st black president. He received over 695 awards, including the Nobel Prize and Bharat Ratna. Nelson Mandela Biography - http://mocomi.com/nelson-mandela-biography/

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Lady producer honored with Nelson Mandela Award http://www.iqlikmovies.com/news/article/2014/11/25/sunita-krishnan-awarded-with-nelson-mandela-award/6450