Nelson Mandela

by
Rahsun Lawrence

July, 18 1918

He was born on in the village of Mvezo

1925

He attendes primary school near qunu. He receives the name nelson her from a teacher.

1930

Was given to THembu Regent Jongintaba Dalimdyebo

1934

He attends clarkebury boarding institute in engcobo

1937

Attends healdtown

1939

Enrolls at the university of fort Hare

1940

He was expelled

1942

He completes he's Bachelors degree through the university of south african national congress

1942

He begins to attend African
1943

Graduates with Bachelors degree from fort hare.

1944

He co-founds the anc youth league (ancyl)

1944

He marries Evelyn Ntoko Mase. They had four kids Thembekile, Makaziwe who died after nine months, Makgatho, and Makazine

1948

elected national secretary of the ancyl

1951

elected president of the ancyl

1952

arrested and charged for violated the suppression of communism act. He was sentence to nine month in prison with hard labor

1956

Arrested for treason. he was freed by March 29

1958

He divorces evelyn mase and marries Nomozamo winnie madikizela. The had two daughters zenani zindizi.


1960

sharpeville massacre

1960

a state of emergency imposed he is among thousands held

1960

the anc is banned

1962

Leaves the country for military training

1962

he was arrested

1962

sentenced to five years in prison fot leaving the country without a passport

1963

He appears for the first time, kwown as the rivonia trail

1963

Pleads not guilty

1964

He was set free

1969 thembekile is killed in a car accident

1982

He is sent to prison

1985

he went to the hospital for prostate surgery

1985

discharge from the hospital.

1988

he is diagnosed with tuberculosis

1988

he went to constantiaberg MediClinic

1990

elected anc deputy president

1993

he was elected the nobel peace prize

1994

Votes for the first time

1994

elected vy parliament as the first president of democratic south africa

1995

He establishes the nelson Medela children's fund

1996

divorces winnie Mandela

1998

Marries Gra├ža Marchel on his 8-th birthday

2001

diagnosed with prostate cancer

2003

establishes the Mandela rhodes foundation

2005

His oldest son Makgatho died from aids

2008

turn's 90 years old

2010

his great-granddaughter zanani is killed in a car accident

2011

He is officially counted in the south African census

december 5, 2013 Nelson Mandela died

http://www.nelsonmandela.org/content/page/biography

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nelson_Mandela

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