7/18/1918 - 12/5/2013
Celebrity Memorials: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Nelson Mandela
Nelson Mandela, Nobel Peace Prize winner and former president of South Africa, has died. He was 95.
Nelson Mandela's inspirational life: photos, quotes and more
Mandela first gained international attention after being imprisoned for anti-apartheid activities. During the 1950s, Mandela became active politically as the white Afrikaner-controlled government increasingly institutionalized racial segregation. Though segregation of the races had long been a matter of fact in South...