Nelson Mandela Death Date 2013: World Mourns at death of Mandela
World Mourns on Nelson Mandela death date 2013 is December 5, 2013, Johannesburg, South Africa at the age 95. Nelson Mandela had been receiving intensive medical care at home for a lung infection after spending three months in hospital.
Nelson Mandela Death Date 2013, December 5
Full name of Nelson Mandela is Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela. He was born July 18, 1918, Mvezo, South Africa. Nelson Mandela was South African anti-apartheid revolutionary who was imprisoned and then became a politician and philanthropist who served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999. Nelson Mandela was the South Africa’s first black president and anti-apartheid icon. He led the South Africa’s transition from white-minority rule in the 1990s, after 27 years in prison for his political activities. The announcement of Nelson Mandela’s death was made by President Jacob Zuma on December 5, 2013. Nelson Mandela Death Date 2013, December 5.
Jacob Zuma Said, “Our nation has lost its greatest son,” “Although we knew that this day would come, nothing can diminish our sense of a profound and enduring loss.” “Mr Mandela – who is known affectionately by his clan name, Madiba – had died shortly before 21:00 local time (19:00 GMT). He said he would receive a full state funeral, and flags would be flown at half-mast.”
The Nobel Peace Prize laureate was one of the world’s most revered statesmen after preaching reconciliation despite being imprisoned for 27 years.
Nelson Mandela made his last public appearance in 2010, at the football World Cup in South Africa.
While announcing the about the Nelson Mandela’s Death, Jacob Zuma Said, “Fellow South Africans, Nelson Mandela brought us together and it is together that we will bid him farewell.”