Nelson Mandela, former South African president and one of the great leaders of the 20th century, passed away on December 5th, 2013, at the age of 95 at his home in Johannesburg, South Africa following a prolonged lung infection. All rights to Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory.
Crowd pays tribute to Mandela at former Soweto home
South Africans gathered at Nelson Mandela's former home in Soweto on December 6 to celebrate his life. These scenes of song and dance are being repeated at locations across South Africa on Friday. The 95-year-old 'Madiba' died at his home among his family on December 5. Credit: Nate Clark