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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.
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.