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South African revolutionary and politician who radically changed the conditions of the Apartheid state of South Africa by addressing institutionalized racism and inequality. He served 27 years in prison and, upon his release in 1994, he became South Africa’s first black chief executive, an office he served for five years.
His great-grandfather was the king of the Thembu people, Ngubengcuka. He was married to Evelyn Ntoko Mase from 1944 to 1957, to Winnie Madikizela from 1958 to 1996, and married Graca Machel in 1998.
How did Nelson Mandela die?
Nelson Mandela's death was caused by Respiratory Tract Infection.
|Cause of death||Respiratory Tract Infection|
|Age of death||95 years|
|Birthday||July 18, 1918|
|Death date||December 5, 2013|
|Place of death||Houghton Estate, Johannesburg, South Africa|
|Place of burial||Ancestral farm in the rural area of Qunu in Eastern Cape province, South Africa|
Courageous people do not fear forgiving, for the sake of peace.Nelson Mandela
If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.Nelson Mandela
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.Nelson Mandela
There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children.Nelson Mandela
We pledge ourselves to liberate all our people from the continuing bondage of poverty, deprivation, suffering, gender and other discrimination.Nelson Mandela