Nelson Mandela
Updated: 11/13/2020
Nelson Mandela

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  • Nelson Mandela was born July 18, 1918 in Mvezo, South Africa to his parents Gadla Henry Mphakanqiswa and Nodekeni Fanny. His name given at birth was Rolihlahla Mandela.
  • Mandelas's father was the village Chief but lost his position after and incident with a local white magistrate. This led to poverty and them having to move while Mandela was an infant.
  • Nelson went to college at 19 years old. Thenat 21 he moves onto University college. He also buys his first suit.
  • Nelson
  • At age 7 Mandela was sent to school. There, he was given the name Nelson from his teacher.
  • Nelson should be your name
  • Nelson's dad died of Lung Cancer at 9 years old.
  • Nelson becomes interested in history and learning about Africa.