1990 - Nelson Mandela

Posted by WatchMojo on May. 27, 2009

http://www.WatchMojo.com looks back at the 20th Century. In 1990, Nelson Mandela was released from prison after spending 27 years in jail. Mandela became one of the most prominent figures in the struggle against Apartheid in South Africa. Only four years after being released from fail he went on to become the president of South Africa.

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