David Dickens, Mrs. Bailey
July 18 1918 - Nelson Mandela was born.
1938 - Mandela attends University of Fort Hare
1944 - First marriage to Evelyn Ntoko Mase
1952 - Mandela starts law practice in South Africa.
December 5, 1956 - Mandela arrested on treason charges.
June 14, 1958 - While on trail married a second time to Nomzamo Winifred.
March 21, 1960 - Police fire on a demonstration killing 69 people and wounding 181.
March 29, 1961 - Acquitted for treason and flees underground.
December 16, 1961 - Mandela helps form Guerrilla Army.
August 5, 1962 - Is arrested again supposedly for leaving the country illegally.
July 11, 1963 - Government raid in Rivonia.
June 12, 1964 - Sentenced to life in prison from Rivonia trial.
June 16, 1976 - Thousands of students protest Afrikaans language in Soweto.
March 28, 1982 - Mandela was moved to Pollsmoor Prison from Robben Island.
February 10, 1985 - Mandela was offered pardon but refused.
November 28, 1985 - South African government secretly meets with Mandela.
June 12, 1986 - Government cracks down on Dissent.
December 7, 1988 - Mandela is transferred to Victor Verster prison farm.
December 5, 2013 - Nelson Mandela dies at 95.
Sources - http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2013/12/05/world/africa/Mandela-Timeline.html?_r=0#/#time216_6692