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History > 20th, early 21st century > South Africa

 

Remembering Nelson Mandela    1918-2013

 

 

Mandela's funeral

(December 15th)

 

 

Lying in state

(from December 11th-13th)

 

 

Nelson Mandela memorial service

(December 10th)

 

 

 

 

December 15th, 2013

 

Nelson Mandela's funeral

 

Qunu, Eastern Cape

 

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/15/nelson-mandela-laid-to-rest

 

http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2013/dec/15/nelson-mandela-laid-to-rest-legacy-not-honest

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/15/nelson-mandela-funeral-gun-salutes-silent-calm

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/15/mandela-funeral-21-gun-salute-captain

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/15/nelson-mandela-funeral-qunu

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/gallery/2013/dec/15/nelson-mandelas-funeral-in-pictures

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/15/nelson-mandela-funeral-live-coverage

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/15/mandela-funeral-robben-island-ahmed-kathrada-speech

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/16/world/africa/nelson-mandela-funeral.html

 

http://www.nytimes.com/video/world/africa/100000002603949/video-notebook-mandela-arrives-home.html

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/14/nelson-mandela-final-journey-thousands-line-road

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/14/nelson-mandela-south-africans-madiba-means-to-them

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/14/nelson-mandela-funeral-madiba-remains-qunu

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/14/nelson-mandela-body-final-journey

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/gallery/2013/dec/14/nelson-mandela-final-journey-in-pictures

 

 

 

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/13/anc-petty-excluding-desmond-tutu-mandela-funeral

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/13/qunu-ancestral-village-mandela-buried-funeral

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/13/nelson-mandela-funeral-tensions-xhosa-traditions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

December 11th-13th

 

Ahead of Funeral,

Mandela’s body

lies in state in Pretoria

 

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/12/world/africa/body-of-nelson-mandela-to-lie-in-state-in-pretoria.html

 

http://www.nytimes.com/video/world/africa/100000002597762/a-final-farewell-to-mandela.html

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/13/mandela-memorial-interpreter-reported-murder-charge-south-africa

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/11/nelson-mandela-anc-jacob-zuma-boo

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/11/nelson-mandela-lying-in-state-thousands-say-goodbye

 

http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/cartoon/2013/dec/10/steve-bell-leaders-mandela-memorial

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/12/world/africa/body-of-nelson-mandela-to-lie-in-state-in-pretoria.html

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/11/nelson-mandela-body-arrives-pretoria

 

http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2013/12/10/world/africa/Honoring-Mandela.html

 

http://thelede.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/12/10/show-us-your-scenes-from-mandelas-farewell/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

December 10th

 

Nelson Mandela memorial service

 

 

Watch the official

memorial service

for former

South African president

and anti-apartheid leader

Nelson Mandela

at the stadium

in the Soweto township

where he made

his last public appearance,

at the closing ceremony

of the 2010 football

World Cup.

 

More than 80,000

were expected

to attend

http://www.theguardian.com/world/video/2013/dec/10/nelson-mandela-memorial-service-live

 

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/10/nelson-mandela-memorial-service-barack-obama

 

http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2013/12/10/world/africa/Honoring-Mandela.html

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/gallery/2013/dec/10/nelson-mandela-memorial-in-pictures

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/10/mandela-memorial-service-gary-younge

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/blog/2013/dec/10/nelson-mandelas-memorial-service-live-updates

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/video/2013/dec/10/nelson-mandela-memorial-service-live

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/10/barack-obama-nelson-mandela-memorial-service

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/10/obama-shakes-hands-raul-castro-mandela-memorial

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/video/2013/dec/10/nelson-mandela-david-cameron-nick-clegg-video

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/11/world/africa/nelson-mandela-south-africa-farewell.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


President Obama Speaks at a Memorial Service for Nelson Mandela     December 10, 2013

 

 

 

 

President Obama Speaks at a Memorial Service for Nelson Mandela        Video        White House        December 10, 2013.

 

President Obama delivers remarks

at a national memorial service

for former South African President Nelson Mandela.

December 10, 2013.

 

YouTube

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SggOsfjsL0c

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Read the US president's remarks

at the memorial service in Soweto

to the former president of South Africa

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/10/barack-obama-nelson-mandela-memorial-service

 

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/10/
barack-obama-nelson-mandela-memorial-service
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nelson Mandela archive

launches digital treasure trove        March 2012

More than 1,900 documents, photographs and films

of South Africa's first black president available for free online

 

http://archive.nelsonmandela.org/#!home

 

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/mar/27/
nelson-mandela-archive-digital-treasure

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/gallery/2012/mar/27/
inside-nelson-mandela-digital-archive-in-pictures

 

 

 

 

Mandela was arrested in 1962,

a year before Martin Luther King Jr would give

his "I Have a Dream" speech in Washington, DC.

 

After 27 years in prison,

Mandela was released in 1990.

 

Four years later,

he would become

the first democratically elected

president of South Africa.

http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2013/jul/18/
nelson-mandela-birthday-america-racism

 

 

 

 

Mandela recordings

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2001/feb/11/nelsonmandela.southafrica1 

 

 

 

 

The Rivonia Trial

The historical background to Mandela's final public speech for 27 years

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2001/feb/11/nelsonmandela.southafrica2 

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2001/feb/11/nelsonmandela.southafrica4 

 

 

 

 

"Mandelay Day" - Simple Minds song

http://www.simple-minds.demon.co.uk/lyrics/sfy/md1.htm

 

 

 

 

Robben Island prison

William Ernest Henley (1849-1902 / Gloucester / England) > Invictus

http://www.poemhunter.com/poem/invictus/ 

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/07/01/world/africa/
obama-visits-prison-where-mandela-was-jailed.html

 

 

 

 

 

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