Nelson mandela


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  1. 1. Nelson Mandela
  2. 2. Growing up <ul><li>Nelson Mandela was born on the 18 th of July 1918 </li></ul><ul><li>Nelson played with toys made from stuff like branches and clay </li></ul><ul><li>Sadly at the age of nine Nelsons father died of lung disease </li></ul><ul><li>And too top it off south Africa was a place which believed in apartheid which means separate or apart because of it the black people were deprived of their citizenship. </li></ul>
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  4. 4. School and Education <ul><li>Nelson Mandela was the very first person to go school in his family </li></ul><ul><li>Nelson was given the name Nelson by his teacher </li></ul><ul><li>After primary school he enrolled for University College of Forte Hare for a bachelor art degree that is where he meet his life long friend Oliver Tambo. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Nelson and Oliver
  6. 6. In prison <ul><li>Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for 27 years for encouraging black people to go on strike and for illegally leaving South Africa. </li></ul><ul><li>All because he wanted to stop racism </li></ul><ul><li>He was 72 when he was released. </li></ul>
  7. 8. Becoming president <ul><li>Nelson Mandela became the president of South Africa on the 10th of May in 1994 </li></ul><ul><li>10 th of May till the 14 th of June 1999 </li></ul><ul><li>During his time as president he fought against racism and apartheid's </li></ul><ul><li>Although many people still believe that racism is around not a lot of people like to talk about it </li></ul><ul><li>Now black people have the same rights as white. </li></ul>
  8. 10. Retirement <ul><li>When Nelson Mandela retired he returned to his home town Qunu, Transkei were he was born. </li></ul><ul><li>And if you were wondering Nelson had three wives there names are Winnie, Evelyn and Graça Mandela </li></ul><ul><li>Graça is still Nelson mandelas wife. </li></ul><ul><li>Nelson is 91 and is being treated for prostate cancer. </li></ul>
  9. 12. Thank You <ul><li>Thanks for watching my slide show Nelson Mandela is an inspiration to all us. I hope to see many more good people like him around in the future. Thanks for watching </li></ul><ul><li>I got my info from...... </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Wikipedia and </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>By Emily </li></ul>
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