Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, politician, and philanthropist, who served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999. He was the country's first black head of state and the first elected in a fully representative democratic election. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Nelson Mandela has 58 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1990 Speech as a Deputy President for the African National Congress. The year with the most videos was 1994 with 16 videos. Most appearances with Bill Clinton (11), F. W. De Klerk (9), Thabo Mbeki (3). Most common tags: South Africa, Africa, Terrorism.

Appearances by Title:


President, South Africa May 10, 1994 - June 14, 1999 Videos: 33 President, African National Congress c. July 1, 1991 - c. January 1, 1997 Videos: 16 Deputy President, African National Congress c. January 1, 1985 - c. July 1, 1991 Videos: 9

Recent Appearances

  • Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture

    Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture

    Liberian President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf delivered the annual speech honoring former South African President Nelson Mandela. In her…

  • U.S. Aid to Africa

    U.S. Aid to Africa

    Former President of South Africa Nelson Mandela talked about the role of the United States in aid and development efforts in…

  • International AIDS Issues

    International AIDS Issues

    Former President Clinton and former President Mandela spoke at the closing session of the International AIDS Conference in…

  • Terrorist Attacks in U.S.

    Terrorist Attacks in U.S.

    Following a meeting in the White House, President Bush and Mr. Mandela spoke to reporters about international efforts to…

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