Photo SpecialNelson Mandela: His Life in Pictures
With his passing on Dec. 5, PEOPLE looks back at the amazing life of South Africa's legendary leader
Credit: Richard Young/REX USA
Updated: Thursday Jul 18, 2013 | 12:00 PM EDT By: Kate Hogan & Katie Kauss
More from PEOPLE
- Zayn Malik Speaks Out About Leaving One Direction: 'I Feel Like I'm Doing What's Right'
- Read the Cover Story: At Home with Britney Spears and Her Boys!
- VIDEO: Bruce Jenner Cries After Ex-Wife Kris Removes Him from Her Living Will
- Former Family Matters Star Darius McCrary Arrested for Failing to Pay Child Support
- Scandal Recap: Olivia Pushes Cyrus Down the Aisle