Nelson Mandela Inspired the World
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Nelson Mandela, one of the most inspirational political leaders of the past century, has died at 95. The first black president of South Africa, he was a crusader who worked to abolish apartheid and the injustices that came with it.
Visit Nelson Mandela's obituary and Guest Book to add your voice to the outpouring of gratitude for his life. Then see the stories below to read more about the impact of his life and work, remember the inspirational words he spoke, view pictures of his extraordinary life, and reflect on the legacy he leaves.