Monday, February 11, 2013

Today in History: Nelson Mandela walked out of prison a free man after 27 years

 
 
J├╝rgen Schadeberg: Nelson Mandela in his cell during a re-visit, Robben Island, 1994

On Feb 11, 1990 Nelson Mandela, the South African anti-apartheid activist walked out of prison a free man after 27 years behind bars.