Time Great people of the 20th century
The stories behind the people who shaped our century
Under the Activist, Mandela, mother Teresa, Gandhi and Martin Luther King, who bravely fought for what they believed was right.
Time announce great... people of the 20th century, a magnificent collection’s edition available only to the readers of Time, tells the story of the outstanding individuals who shaped the world we live in today. Mandela, Churchill, Stalin, Hitler, Einstein, Freud, King Picasso, Ford, Bill, Disney-more than 80 great lives are put under the microscopic in this enthralling journey through the modern age.
And who better than the editors of Time to bring you the stories behind the unforgettable man and women the diplomats and dictators, sin and the saints the who dominated the 20th century? Time (1996) He got a Great respect and good charisma still he has a lot supporter in his idea what he did before he is a great example of Good leader and a positive historical person.
Nelson Mandela is one of the world’s greatest and most respected men. He was an icon celebrated for having fought against racism in South Africa and becoming South Africa’s first black president. His full name was Rolihlahla Dalibhunga Mandela, but many people know him by his calm name “Madiba”
He was born on 18th July, 1918 in Qunu, Transkei in South Africa passed away 2013. He was the great grandson of a Tembu King He does not support racism and wants everybody to live in a free and fair society with equal opportunities.
Mandela was jailed 18 years on Robben Island prison for his anti-racism activities. He was transferred, to polls moor prison in Cape Town in April 1984 and in December 1988, he was moved to the Victorverster prison. In total, he spent 27 years in prison for opposing the discrimination of blacks in South Africa. Although Mandela was imprisoned, he does not believe in revenge against the people who oppressed him his society.
When he got in to the presidential office, he led the South Africans for 5 years and peacefully handed over power to a new president in may 2004 after he step down from his head of state he also lead at the backside of his country without negative influence. All world leaders, diplomats politicians, business personals, journalists, among other respect and take for granted him as leader than subordination because of his positive work.
While in Zurich, he was successfully led South Africa’s bid to host the 2010 FIFA world cup, the biggest. International event ever hosted in his country and on the African continent. Other achievements have been his campaigns to fight against HIV/AIDS.
He brings change for his country he is also responsible for growth and development of his country by increasing the income per capita of his people, we can predicate that if there is no peace at that time we can judge lag behind from other country . Hence, He have been Great personality, generosity kindness and positive charism