Ten fun facts about Nelson Mandela


Fact 1:
Nelson Mandela was the first South Afrikan President who was elected in a completely democratic election.

Fact 2:
Nelson Mandela was an activist against apartheid, and he was the leader of the armed wing of the African National Congress.

Fact 3:
Nelsom Mandela spent twenty-seven years in prison, many of those years were spent on Robben Island.

Fact 4:
Nelson Mandela won the Nobel prize in 1993.

Fact 5:
Nelson Mandela was born in Mvezo on July 18 of 1918.

Fact 6:
Nelson Mandela’s original name was Rolihlahla Mandela.

Fact 7:
In his spare time, Nelson Mandela studied to become a lawyer.

Fact 8:
Nelson Mandelas favorite breakfast is plain porridge, with fresh fruit and fresh milk.

Fact 9:
Nelson Mandela has honorary degrees from more than 50 international universities.

Fact 10:
Nelson Mandela retired from Public life in June 1999 and currently resides in his birth place.



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Served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999.

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