nelson mandela speech
Nelson Mandela Speech
Nelson Mandela facts and information about his role in the Civil Rights Movement, including Long Walk to Freedom
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela (/ m æ n ˈ d ɛ l ə /, Xhosa: [xoliɬaˈɬa manˈdɛla]; 18 July 1918 – 5 December 2013) was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, political leader, and philanthropist, who served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999.
I think the time has come for us to consider, in the light of our experiences at this day at home, whether the methods which we have applied so far are adequate.
Nelson Mandela (1918-2013) was born the son of a Tembu tribal chieftain at Qunu, near Umtata, in South Africa. He renounced his right to succeed his father and instead chose a political career.
To Graça Machel and the Mandela family; to President Zuma and members of the government; to heads of state and government, past and present; distinguished guests -- it is a singular honor to be with you today, to celebrate a life unlike any other.
Nelson Mandela Timeline. 1918 - Born on 18 July 1918 in the little village of Mvezo, in Qunu in southern Transkei, into the royal family of the Tembu, a Xhosa-speaking tribe.
Transcript and audio of Nelson Mandela United Nations Committee Against Apartheid Speech
Find out more about Nelson Mandela, who with the ANC led the struggle against apartheid in South Africa and became the first black president of the country.
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela (18 July 1918 – 5 December 2013) was a South African politician and activist. On April 27, 1994, he was made the first President of South Africa elected in a fully represented democratic election.
Nelson Mandela: Nelson Mandela, black nationalist, antiapartheid activist, and the first black president of South Africa (1994–99).