Obituary of Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela (born July 18th, 1918) was a South African attorney, political agitator, and statesman who was best known for his twenty-seven-year-long imprisonment (which brought negative attention to South Africa's apartheid system), and for his single-term administration as the first freely-elected President (and the first black President) of the integrated South Africa. Nelson Mandela died on 5 December 2013, of complications of illnesses with which he had been afflicted in his last years. Nelson Mandela was 95 when he died.

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Nelson Mandela Biography Wiki:

    • Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Mandela, Nelson
    • Common Name: Nelson Mandela
    • Birth Name: Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela
    • Gender: Male
    • Birthplace: Mvezo, South Africa
    • Birth Date: July 18, 1918
    • Age: 95 (at death)
    • Category/Genre: Politician

    • Nationality: South African
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Evelyn Ntoko Mase (1944–1957)
      • Winnie Madikizela (1957–1996)
      • Graça Machel (1998–his death)
    • Father: Gadla Henry Mphakanyiswa Mandela (1880–1928)
    • Mother: Nosekeni Fanny
    • Siblings:
    • Children:
      • Madiba Thembekile Mandela (daughter)
      • Makgatho Lewanika Mandela (son, born 1950 )
      • Makaziwe Mandela (daughter, born 1953)
      • Maki Mandela
      • Zenani Mandela
      • Zindziswa Mandela

Death Notice:

  • Date: December 05, 2013
  • Place: Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Cause of Death: Old Age

Quotable Quotes:

"I do enjoy a nice hunk of pie now and then."

Is he dead or alive? According to our unconfirmed records, Mr. Mandela has passed away.

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Last Updated: 2020-10-06 11:21:56
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