How Did Nelson Mandela Impact The World

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Imagine people who changed the world and got a punishment or a consequence for helping others stand up for equal rights for everyone. Hero's and role model, such as Nelson Mandela and Fred Hollows, make a massive positive impact on the world. Nelson Mandela has achieved great things during his time on the earth. Same as Edmund Rice. Both of these people, Nelson Mandela and Edmund Rice, have been a positive influence for the world. This one man, himself, made a big impact for everyone to see. Nelson Mandela was born on 18 July 1918 in Mvezo, Cape Province, South Africa. Nelson was the first ever dark-skinned president of South Africa. He became the ruling president in 1994 and gave up the position in 1999. Nelson Mandela died on the 5th of…show more content…
Mandela was selected to become Student Representative Council. In the duration of the election, most of the students refused unless all of their demands were met. Edmund Rice was born in Callan, Ireland, in 1762, He was energetic and was very wealthy. At the age of 25, He was married to Mary Elliot, who died in 1789 which Edmund has to experience her tragic death soon after the daughter, Mary, was born. He moved on to recognise the brokenness of those around him. Soon after that he decided to help others with an education to have a better future unlike his. Both Edmund Rice and Nelson Mandela have done massive impacts on the world such as, Edmund rice has started many schools to help others have a good education and have a better future just because he wanted to do it out of love. Same as Nelson Mandela has -stood up for many, many people for what he thinks is right. What he thinks is right is all South African people should have equal rights as everyone else. What he did made him become one of the most admired men in history today, even though Nelson Mandela did a much bigger thing then Edmund Rice. Edmund Rice still started up schools to help the homeless, moneyless and with no education to have a better life the

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