I am Gadla Henry Mphakanyiswa Nelson Mandela"s Father
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In 1942 After getting a degree in law Nelson Mandela joins the African National Congress (ANC)
Nelson Mandela was Arrested in 1961 for treason, even though he was acquitted he was arrested again in 1962 for illegally leaving the country. He was convicted and sentenced to five years at Robben Island Prison.
On February 2, 1990 the ANC is Un-banned. On February 11, 1990 Nelson Mandela Was released from prison after 27 years and gives his release speech. Then on March 2 1990 he was elected deputy president of the ANC.
On December 10 1993 Nelson Mandela was awarded the Nobel peace prize. On May 9 he was elected by Parliament to become the first black president of South Africa and on May 10 he was inaugurated as President of South Africa
On December 5, 2013 Nelson Mandela Died in South Africa at Houghton Estate, Johannesburg, South Africa