Nilson Mandela's life

Timeline created by Frederik
  • The creation of ANC

    ANC = African National Congress, a Black political party.
  • Nelson Mandelas birth

    Nelson Mandelas birth
    Nelson Mendela was born 18th in july 1918. He was born with the name Rolihlahla.
  • Nelson Mandela

    Nelson Mandela
    When he was 5 years old, he was looking after the cattle and sheep.
  • Nelson Mandela Went to School

    Nelson Mandela was the first person in his family who went to school.
  • The death of his father.

    His father died lung illness,
  • The Great Place

    After the death of his father, his mother took him to The Great Place,
  • His best friend

    He met Justice, the Kings son, they became best friends.
  • When he was 16 years old,

    The King said that, he was ready for circumcision.
  • He made a crime

    He made a crime
    Togehter with Justice and 24 other young men, Nelson decided to steal an old pig from a black local farmer.
  • He was going to boarding school

    He was going to boarding school
    When he was 16 years old, he left the Kings home and go to a boarding school. He went to Clarkebury Institute at Engcobo with a white headmaster and black teachers.
  • Healdtown methodist college

    When Nelson Mandela was 19 he joined justice in Healdtown Methodist College
  • hare university

    When Nelson Mandela was 21 he went to hare university, because that was the only university who allowed black people,
  • Prime minister

    One day the prime minister came to the university to tell about Hitler.
  • Nelson Mandela

    Nelson Mandela passed his exams, when he was 19 years old, and then he joined Justice at Healdtown Methodist College in Fort Beaufort, the largest African school.
  • Youth League of the ANC

    Youth League of the ANC
    Together with Walter Aisulu and Oliver Tambo and Nelson Mandela started at Youth League of the ANC.
  • Nelson Mandelas first wife!

    Nelson Mandelas first wife!
    One day Nelson met a girl called Evelyn. They fall in love and they got married in 1945.
  • Nelson got his first son.

    The year after they got married they got a son. They called him, Thembi.
  • Nelsons first daugther!

    They got a daugther 1 year after Thembi. The called her, Makaziwe. But she deid when she was 9 months.
  • Nelson got his second son!

    They got there second son. They called him Magatho.
  • He was working as a Lawyer

    In the year 1952 Nelson worked as a Lawyer and in August 1952 he opened his own law office together with Oliver Tambo
  • Nelson got a second daugther!

    In the year 1953 the got a second girl and they called her Makaziwe.