Afro History Today in Afro History ! Nelson Mandela is released from prison after 27 years as a political prisoner in 1990. written by Marc Alexander February 11, 2020 President Bill Clinton with Nelson Mandela, July 4 1993. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Português: Brasília – O presidente da África do Sul, Nelson Mandela, é recebido na capital federal. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) The statue of Nelson Mandela in Parliament Square, London. Sculptor: Ian Walters (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Nelson Mandela is jailed in apartheid South Africa in 1962 !Today in Afro History ! Nelson Mandela is inaugurated and becomes the first Afro South African elected as President of South Africa in 1994 !Today in Afro History ! Nelson Mandela is sentenced to 5 years in prison in 1962 ! Uganda joins the United Nation in 1962 !Today in Afro History ! The Apollo Theater opens in Harlem in 1934 !Today in Afro History ! Activist, Medgar Evers is shot and killed in 1963. Nelson Mandela is sentenced to life imprisonment in 1964.Today in Afro History ! South African President, F.W. de Klerk lifted the ban against anti-apartheid groups such as the African National Congress and committed to releasing Nelson Mandela in 1990 ! Today in Afro History ! Nelson Mandela is released from prison after 27 years as a political prisoner in 1990. was last modified: January 31st, 2020 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, Kelly Rowland ! Singer, Brandy ! NBA player, Ben McLemore ! Singer, D’Angelo ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NFL player, Robert Griffin III ! NBA player, Bill Russell ! Talk Show Host/Actor, Arsenio Hall ! NFL player, DeMarco Murray ! Singer, Elle Varner ! You may also like Follow live: Surging Sixers head to Boston... April 30, 2018 What Eagles’ canceled White House visit means,... June 5, 2018 Uniform deals at PTA fair tomorrow July 24, 2015 Hardy to face ex-NFL player in pro... May 13, 2018 Penn State Coach Rene Portland Dies At... July 22, 2018 Weird, Unafraid And Upbeat: Collaborative Duo Stelpuróló... July 12, 2018 Giants live dangerously with defense that squanders... November 1, 2015 Today in Afro History ! George Foreman... January 22, 2020 Op-Ed: Nas Is My Favorite Rapper, But... June 15, 2018 For Ethan Couch’s victims, “affluenza” is no... February 20, 2016 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.