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 "Under 3,000" undocumented children still separated from... July 6, 2018 Post Malone's success sparks familiar criticism June 20, 2018 Sources: Title-winning Doncic will attend draft June 19, 2018 Demi Lovato Reportedly Hospitalized After Apparent Heroin... July 24, 2018 Interview with President Trump July 19, 2018 Rating No. 1 wide receivers for all... June 26, 2018 How a veteran’s service dog was found... July 19, 2018 Aaron Rodgers’ ‘Run the T-A-B-L-E’ wasn’t a... December 21, 2016 Alekesam proves he's a man of many... July 21, 2018 Baby Studies Find Kids Eating Solid Food... July 6, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.