Nelson Mandela

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Noun1.Nelson Mandela - South African statesman who was released from prison to become the nation's first democratically elected president in 1994 (born in 1918)
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Born as Rolihlahla Mandela on July 18, 1918 in Mvezo, Cape Providence, South Africa, he passed away on December 5, 2013 at Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa.
ISLAMABAD -- The UN General Assembly on Friday established the "United Nations Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela Prize" as a tribute to the achievements and contributions of the late South African leader.
UNITED NATIONS -- The General Assembly Friday established the United Nations Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela Prize as a tribute to the achievements and contributions of the late South African leader who inspired not only his own country but the rest of the world.
Much has been written about the great Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, particularly in the wake of his passing at age 95 late last year.
Rolihlahla Mandela was born and raised in the royal court of the Thembu people one of several ethnic groups of Xhosa nation in South Africa.
The President, Board, CEO and staff of the Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber mourn with the nation of South Africa at the passing of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela.
Indeed, from the time he was a child, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela would live up to the name: stirring trouble within his own family, in the community he grew up in--and finally in the land of apartheid that robbed him of 27 years of his productive life.
It is in deep mourning that I pay my respects to an extraordinary person, probably one of the greatest humanists of our time and a dear friend of mine, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela.
The expiring year has seen the demise of two of the greatest human beings of my lifetime, Seamus Heaney and Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela.
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela popularly known as Nelson Mandela, world over, left this mortal world for his eternal abode onDecember 5, 2013.