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Mandela Birthday

South Africans Remember Mandela On His Birthday

AP | Posted 07.18.2014 | World

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africans are marking Nelson Mandela's birthday with charitable acts in honor of the former president, whose death in Decem...

Artists Celebrate Mandela With Paintings

AP | WANDOO MAKURDI | Posted 07.18.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — With giant portraits of Nelson Mandela and colorful posters, South African artists are celebrating the 95th birthday Thursda...

President Obama Honors Nelson Mandela On 95th Birthday

AP | Posted 09.17.2013 | Black Voices

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama say the world can honor Nelson Mandela by heeding his example and serving othe...

How The World Plans To Celebrate Mandela's 95th Birthday

Agence France Presse | | Posted 08.19.2013 | Black Voices

Nelson Mandela's foundation has vowed to press ahead with upcoming 95th birthday celebrations, as the global peace icon underwent a 12th day in hospit...

Millions Of Children Sing For Leader's Birthday

AP | By ANGUS SHAW | Posted 09.17.2012 | World

JOHANNESBURG -- A nation divided between black and white, rich and poor, came together Wednesday to honor Nelson Mandela, the deeply loved statesman w...

Happy Birthday Nelson!

AP | KIM CHAKANETSA | Posted 09.16.2012 | World

JOHANNESBURG — Annah Nankie Nhlapo has been waiting 22 years for a home. On a dusty narrow road on the outskirts of Johannesburg, the foundation...

South Africa Serenades Mandela With 'Happy Birthday'

AP | Posted 06.18.2012 | World

JOHANNESBURG -- Nelson Mandela's office has released a video of South Africans singing "Happy Birthday" in an effort to motivate people around the wor...