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Nelson Mandela

By npkelly
  • Mandela's Birth

    Mandela's Birth
    Mandela was born on July, 18 1918. he was born in the small village of Mvezo on south Africa. Mandela's father was leader of this tribe (
  • Mandela's early life

    Mandela was the first person in his family. after the death of his father he attended the only schools that excepted the Thembu people. The name of the school was the Clarkebury mission and education center.
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    World Event #1 The Great Depression

    During Mandela's schooling in 1929 the stock market collapsed in the U.S. This forced many people into poverty without a job. This was later known as The Great Depression. (
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    World event #2 World War 2

    during his time at collage the world was shocked by the actions of Adolf Hitler. Hitler ordered the invasion of Poland to kill the Jewish population. This began World War 2 (
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    Mandela"s college education

    Nelson Mandela began his studies of law in the University of Fort Hare. He prepared to be an interpreter the best job available for a black man at the time. he spent two years at Fort Hare then returned home only to be forced into an arranged marriage by his adopted father Regent Jongintaba. feeling trapped and betrayed Mandela ran away from home and settled in Johannesburg. while in Johannesburg he enrolled at the University of Witwatersrand. where be received his Bachelor degree in law.
  • World Event #3 Pearl Harbor

    In the Morning of December 7, 1941 the Imperial Air FOrce of Japan And Royal Navy Of Japan attacked Pearl Harbor in Hawii. This Event caused American foeces to enter World War 2. It is Remembered as "The Date That Will Live In Infamy" (Rosevelt).
  • World event #6 Dropping of the atomic bomb

    During World War 2 American bomber b-29 dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima. This decimated the surrounding area for many miles. This event effectively ended World War Two.(
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    Mandela time in prison

    Mandela was arrested for high treason in the early morning in 1950. He spent 27 years in prison. He was known as one of the most important political prisoners in the world.(
  • Mandela's plans for th ANC

    While running the ANC in South Africa Mandela made several plans for thier future. In June of 1953 he made a seious one that would effect the company forever. He devised the M-Plan for th ANC the would take control of the ANC's underground opperations
  • Mandela's Marrige

    During 1958 Mandela divorces his first wife Evelyn Mase. He then remarried Nomzamo Winnie Madikizela. He then had two daughters Zenani and Zindzi. (
  • Mandela's military tranning

    After the ANC was banned in 1960 Mandela left for support. He joined the African military to gain support. It was a failed attempted and he later returned.(
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    World event#5 Cuban missile crisis

    The leaders of the USA, Soviet Union and Cuba were all in a heated stand off that lasted thirteen days. During the time people everywhere were frightened that bombs would drop at any minute. This stopped after the U.S promised not to invade Cuba and take it from the Soviet. (
  • Mandela's Nobel peace prize

    Mandela won his only Nobel peace prize in 1993. He was awarded with that honor after his equally rights rallies worked to great extent. He won his prize alongside president FW de Klerk.(
  • Mandela's presidential elections

    After a long and grueling campaign Mandela was elected president of the republic of South Africa. He became the nations first black president. He led activist rights to strengthen equality rights.(
  • World event #4 Twin towers

    On September 11,2001 the World Trade Center North tower, in New York was hit by a airline flight 11. Soon after the worth tower was struck and collapsed. This date was known as one of the worst acts of terrorism in the USA(
  • Mandela's death

    Nelson Mandela passed away in 2013. He left behind a legacy of equal rights. He passed away at his home in Johannesburg. He left behind 6 children and his third wife. He will not be forgotten