Monday 29 December 2014

Nelson Mandela, the most met man in the world

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FILE - In this March 23, 1999 file photo, South African President Nelson Mandela, left, and American pop singer Michael Jackson arrive at a news conference in Cape Town, South Africa, where Jackson announced dates for two concerts with profits to go to various funds including the Nelson Mandela Children's Fund.   South Africa's president Jacob Zuma says, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95.  (AP Photo/Obed Zilwa, File)
1999 Mandela and Michael Jackson arrive at a news conference in Cape Town, where Jackson announced dates for two concerts with profits to go to various funds including the Nelson Mandela Children's Fund.
March 17, 1997, South African President Nelson Mandela, shows the way to Britain's Princess Diana in Cape Town, South Africa, where they discussed the threat of AIDS in the country.
Popstar Beyoncé posted this photo to her Instagram account after learning of the death of Nelson Mandela. 'Thank you for all you have sacrificed to improve the lives of other human beings. Rest in peace," she wrote.
May 19, 1998, Cuban leader Fidel Castro,shares a laugh with South Africa President Nelson Mandela at a meeting of the World Trade Organization in Geneva, Switzerland.
1993, Roy Keane meeting Nelson Mandela while on a pre-season tour of South Africa with Manchester United.
Nov. 28, 2003, Nelson Mandela with U.S. singer Beyonce Knowles and British singer Annie Lennox on Robben Island in Cape Town, South Africa. The singers were in town to perform at the Nelson Mandela 46664 AIDS Awareness concert.
May 21, 2003, Nelson Mandela chats with England's soccer captain David Beckham at the Nelson Mandela Foundation office in Johannesburg.
South African President Nelson Mandela guides Pope John Paul II after they met at Johannesburg International Airport, at the start of the pope's first official visit to the country, in this file picture taken September 16, 1995.
31 May 1998, Nelson Mandela, flanked by Spice Girls at the presidential residence Mahlamba Nalopfu in Pretoria, South Africa.
July 20, 1996. South African President Nelson Mandela and U.S. pop star Michael Jackson hug each other at the president's official home in Cape Town.
29 August 2007 of British Prime Minister Gordon Brown and Former South African President Nelson Mandela applauding performers during a statue unveiling ceremony in Nelson Mandela's honour at Parliament Square, London.
27 October 1995, Nelson Mandela shaking hands with England's Mike Atherton during a drinks interval in their match against Invitation XI in Soweto.
16 June 1998 of South African President Nelson Mandela greeting Irish Taoiseach Bertie Aherne at the Euro Summit in Cardiff.
August 6, 2012, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton meets with Nelson Mandela, 94, former president of South Africa, at his home in Qunu, South Africa.
10 August 1996 Prime Minister John Major meeting President Nelson Mandela at Downing Street.
29 June 2008, Former South African President Nelson Mandela speaking with Conservative Party leader David Cameron at The Dorchester in central London.
April 2009, Celebrity Chef Gordon Ramsay meets Nelson Mandela during a lunch to Benefit the Mandela Children's Foundation.
11/04/2000 President Mary McAleese with former President of South Africa Nelson Mandela, during a meeting at the Presidents Palace in Dublin.
27 August 2008,Nelson Mandela joined on stage by his guests during the 46664 concert honouring Nelson Mandela's ninetieth birthday in Hyde Park, London.
25 April 1991 Nelson Mandela enjoying his first look at his wax work model at Madame Tussauds, London.
October 31, 2004, Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat is pictured meeting with Nelson Mandela the former leader of South Africa.
02 August 2003, former US President Bill Clinton and former South African President Nelson Mandela, during a gala night to mark the centenary of the Rhodes Trust and the establishment of the Mandela Rhodes Foundation, at Westminster.
28 June 2000, Nelson Mandela waving to delegates flanked by Prime Minister Tony Blair at the Labour Party Conference in Brighton.
9 August 1996, Nelson Mandela, accompanied by his daughter Princess Zenani Mandela-Dlamini, standing with The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh in the Music Room of Buckingham Palace before a state banquet in the president's honour.
February 1, 2002 Britain's Prince Charles shares a light moment with Nelson Mandela during a show at the Amsterdam arena.
December 6, 2002, Nelson Mandela poses with television personality Oprah Winfrey in Henley, Johannesburg.
May 25, 2002, Former South African President Nelson Mandela and Bono pose together after meeting at Mandela's residence at Houghton in Johannesburg.
March 11, 1997, South African President Nelson Mandela shares a joke with Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates after their meeting at Mandela's residence in Cape Town.
February 29, 2008, France's President Nicolas Sarkozy and his wife Carla Bruni-Sarkozy pose with former South African President Nelson Mandela during their visit to the Mandela Foundation in Johannesburg.
July 2, 2003, Nelson Mandela is assisted by Britain's Prime Minister Tony Blair and former U.S. president Bill Clinton after attending a Gala night in Westminster Hall, London.
March 24, 1995, President Nelson Mandela and Brazilian Sport Minister and former soccer player Pele smile for photographers at the Union Buildings in Pretoria.
June 15, 1990, Pope John Paul II, shakes hands with Nelson Mandela, deputy leader of African National Congress, during a private audience at the Vatican.

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