History of Nelson Mandela

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Former President of South Africa Nelson Mandela poses for a portrait... News PhotoAdult,Adults Only,African National Congress,Cape Town,Democracy,Former,Happiness,Heroes,Leadership,Looking At Camera,Nelson Mandela,One Man Only,One Person,People,Politics,Portrait,President of South Africa,Role Model,Senior Adult,Smiling,South Africa,Statesman,Vertical,Waist UpPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2009 Per-Anders PetterssonCAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - APRIL 2: Former President of South Africa Nelson Mandela poses for a portrait on April 2, 2009 in his suite at the One&Only Resort in Cape Town, South Africa. The ANC freedom fighter was in prison for 27 years and released in 1990. He became President of South Africa after the first multiracial democratic elections in April 1994, holding office for five years until retiring after one term in 1999. (Photo by Per-Anders Pettersson/Getty Images)