United Nations make out Nelson Mandela International Day is celebrated annually on July 18. The day 18th July is the birth anniversary of Mandela. Former President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999 dedicated his whole life to the service of humanity, as a human rights lawyer, an international peacemaker, and the 1st democratically elected president of a free South Africa (FSAM).
the history of Nelson Mandela International Day?
On 18 July, 2009, in New York The 1st Mandela Day was held. further United Nations pass resolution to recognize International Nelson Mandela Day.
The day marks the contribution Mandela brings to peace through his active involvement in international democracy and the promotion of human rights globally.
Who is Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela?
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was Born in 18 July 1918, Mvezo, South Africa. Mandela father was Nkosi Mphakanyiswa Gadla Mandela and mother Nonqaphi Nosekeni.
Nkosi Mphakanyiswa Gadla Mandela was died when Nelson was 12 years old.
In 1993, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was named as the Nobel Peace Prize for the peaceful termination of the apartheid regime, and for laying the foundations for a new democratic in South Africa.’ He also awarded Bharat Ratna in 1990.
Rolihlahla holds president office from 10 May 1994 – 16 June 1999, this was last election he won.