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Jul 18, 2013 ... He spent many of his years in jail while still fighting for a democratic and free society. ... View photos of Nelson Mandela's prison years and release. ... Go Deeper ... Board of Education case didn't start how you think it did.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nelson_Mandela

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, political leader, ... Mandela served 27 years in prison, split between Robben Island, Pollsmoor Prison, and Victor Verster Prison. .... Although he did not see his mother again for many years, Mandela felt that Jongintaba and his wife Noengland ...

https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/nelson-mandela-released-from-prison

Nelson Mandela, leader of the movement to end South African apartheid, ... Mandela spent the first 18 of his 27 years in jail at the brutal Robben Island Prison.

https://www.nelsonmandela.org/content/page/prison-timeline

5 August 1962: Arrested. 7 November 1962: Sentenced to five years for leaving the country without a passport and incitement. Begins serving his sentence at the  ...

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Why did Nelson Mandela and his wife go to prison? 3,839 Views ... How many years of Nelson Mandela's life was spent in jail? 197 Views.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/worldviews/wp/2018/07/18/how-did-nelson-mandela-survive-27-years-in-prison-a-new-collection-of-letters-sheds-light/

Jul 18, 2018 ... Nelson Mandela spent 27 years in prison, most of them isolated on Robben Island off the coast of Cape Town, South Africa. His encounters ...

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Apr 10, 2012 ... Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for 27 years by the South African apartheid government. His crime? Standing up against a government that ...

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During the apartheid era, Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for a number of crimes. ... Mandela did not really try to defend himself against these charges and instead used his trial as ... He was therefore convicted and sentenced to life in prison.

https://www.ool.co.uk/blog/imprisonment-nelson-mandela/

Aug 5, 2016 ... On 5th August 1962, Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for ... a bus, and black children and white children were forced to go to different schools.

https://www.biography.com/political-figure/nelson-mandela

Apr 2, 2014 ... Nelson Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994, following a 20-year anti-apartheid campaign. ... Beginning in 1962, Mandela spent 27 years in prison for political offenses. ... When Did Nelson Mandela Die? .... that he would have to recant his decision and go back to school in the fall.