Short biography of peace icon, Nelson Mandela
OCCUPATION: Civil Rights Activist, World Leader, Writer
BIRTH DATE: July 18, 1918
DEATH DATE: December 05, 2013
EDUCATION: Clarke bury Boarding Institute, Wesleyan College, University College of Fort Hare, University of London, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg.
PLACE OF BIRTH: Mveso, Transkei, South Africa
PLACE OF DEATH: Johannesburg, South Africa
FULL NAME: Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela
ORIGINALLY: Rolihlahla Mandela
NICKNAME: Black Pimpernel
Mandela’s legacy and endeavors against apartheid and their decline to promote peace in South Africa is remarkable in the history of world which has netted an influential name for the black Madiba whose nation was ill-treated on the basses of radicalism during the times of apartheid regime in South Africa. Mandela fought with tooth and nail to diminish the race discrimination which born a productive fruit latter and he got success in it to become the first president of South Africa from black in the history of South Africa.
“I hate race discrimination most intensely and in all its manifestations. I have fought it all during my life; I fight it now, and will do so until the end of my days.’’
‘’Don’t judge me by successes, judge me by how many times I fell down and got back up.’’
By Fareed Shah Panjgoor