It always seems impossible until it’s done. – Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela is best known for successfully leading the resistance to South Africa's policy of apartheid in the 20th century.

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Nelson Mandela is best known for successfully leading the resistance to South Africa's policy of apartheid in the 20th century.

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, political leader, and philanthropist who served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999. He was the country’s first black head of state and the first elected in a fully representative democratic election