Nelson rolihlahla mandela was born in a small village in the southeastern region of south africa called the transkei his father was chief of the village and a. The life of the man who led the drive to end apartheid in south africa and became its first black president. Nelson rolihlahla mandela was the son of one of south africa's leading dignitaries, chief henry mandela of the tembu tribe, and it was as a young law student.
Nelson mandela also known as: nelson (christian name), madiba (clan name), david motsamayi, nelson rolihlahla mandela born: july 18, 1918 birthplace: mvezo, south africa died: december 5, 2013 sphere of influence: africa type of . His legacy will live on here are some facts about his extraordinary life nelson mandela was the president of south africa from 1994-1999 he was the first. Mandela, nelson, 1918-2013 ( khōl-ēhlä'hlä mändā'lä ), 1918–2013, south african statesman encyclopedia of african history president of south africa, antiapartheid activist nelson rolihlahla mandela was born on july 18, 1918, in the.
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A short biography of nelson rolihlahla mandela from his birth in 1918 to 1994 when he became president. Former south african president, nelson mandela, was born in the eastern mandela's birth name, rolihlahla, means 'he who shakes the. Born rolihlahla mandela – 'nelson' came later, added by a primary school teacher of south africa, lifted the ban on the anc, and with the leader's's sentence. 2007 honorary ibrahim laureate - president nelson rolihlahla mandela back to all laureates nelson rolihlahla mandela map of south africa. Mandela's life can only be described as exceptional: as an anti-apartheid revolutionary, south african president from 1994 to 1999, and 1993.
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Rolihlahla mandela was born on 18 july 1918 at qunu, near umtata, the son of nonqaphi nosekeni and henry mgadla mandela, chief. Nationality: south african nelson mandela was born rolihlahla mandela, on july 18, 1918, to gadla henry south african political leaders. Nelson mandela was the first black president in south africa and fought for human rights he inspired many to follow him and solved many racial problems. Nelson rolihlahla mandela, the first president of post-apartheid south africa, was born on the 18th of july 1918 in qunu in the transkei his father was a.