Facts about anti-apartheid activist/former South African President Nelson Mandela, who died today at age 95.
Born: July 18. 1918, in Mvezo, South AfricFamily: Wife, Graca Machel; six children; two ex-wives Political positions: President of South Africa, May 10, 1994 to June 14, 1999; secretary general of Non-Aligned Movement, Sept. 2, 1998 to June 14, 1999; president of the African National Congress political party, 1991 to 1997. Imprisonment: Was arrested in 1962 for conspiring against the apartheid government. He was in prison from 1962 until 1990.