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Nelson Mandela

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Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela was actually called "troublemarker" by his dad but later in his life he was the president of South Africa from 1994 to 1999. He was born on 18 July 1918 in Mvezo and died on 5 December 2013 in Johannesburg.

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Since 1944, Nelson Mandela had fought against discrimination in a assotiation called the ANC. In 1962, he was arrested comming in the country with a false passport and spent 27 years in the prison of the Robben Island. In 1994, he was elected president of South Africa. In 1993, he received the Nobel Peace Prize.

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