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Can someone help me with a time line of 7 important events in Nelson mandelas life

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  • July 18, 1918 — Was Born

    June 12, 1964 — Mandela and six others are sentenced to life imprisonment and sent to notorious Robben Island to serve their sentences.

    Feb. 11, 1990 — Mandela walks out of prison, hand in hand with wife Winnie, to cheering crowds.

    Oct. 15, 1993 — Mandela and de Klerk share Nobel Peace Prize.

    May 10, 1994 — Mandela inaugurated as South Africa's first black president after ANC wins South Africa's first all-race election.

    June 16, 1999 — Mandela retires after one term, a rarity among African presidents, but continues to be active in causes promoting world peace, supporting children and fighting AIDS.

    June 1, 2004 — Announces retirement from public life.

    June 21, 2011 — Mandela meets at his home with Michelle Obama, her two daughters and other Obama relatives.

    December 5, 2013 — Mandela dies at age 95.

    Hope this helps!!! (I gave you nine just incase)