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11  May1986

Nelson Mandela watches the films ‘Nightshift’ and ‘Lenin’ in prison [Desk calendar]

Nelson Mandela watches the films ‘Nightshift’ and ‘Lenin’ in prison [Desk calendar]
Cellphoto Winnie

Nelson Mandela’s first official contact visit in prison with his wife Nomzamo Winnie Mandela

Nelson Mandela’s first official contact visit in prison with his wife Nomzamo Winnie Mandela
Tshwane

Nelson Mandela receives the Freedom of the City of Tshwane

Nelson Mandela receives the Freedom of the City of Tshwane
Helen Suzman

Nelson Mandela is visited on Robben Island by Helen Suzman for an hour [Desk calendar]

Nelson Mandela is visited on Robben Island by Helen Suzman for an hour [Desk calendar]
2010  World  Cup Used

Nelson Mandela in Zurich when FIFA gives the 2010 World Cup to South Africa

Nelson Mandela in Zurich when FIFA gives the 2010 World Cup to South Africa

Nelson Mandela receives the Freedom of the City of Bloemfontein

Nelson Mandela receives the Freedom of the City of Bloemfontein
Winnie Listens

Nelson Mandela’s wife Winnie Mandela is deported to the rural town of Brandfort [Desk calendar]

Nelson Mandela’s wife Winnie Mandela is deported to the rural town of Brandfort [Desk c…

Nelson Mandela arrives in Lagos, Nigeria on his clandestine trip to get support for the armed struggle [1962 diary]

Nelson Mandela arrives in Lagos, Nigeria on his clandestine trip to get support for the…
Walter  Sisulu

Nelson Mandela attends Walter Sisulu’s 90th birthday celebrations

Nelson Mandela attends Walter Sisulu’s 90th birthday celebrations
Madiba Write Letter Used

Nelson Mandela writes to the head of Robben Island Prison protesting against the visit by journalists who photograph prisoners without their permission [Letter]

Nelson Mandela writes to the head of Robben Island Prison protesting against the visit by…