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Mandela - Birth Hut

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Nelson Mandela was born in this hut on July 18, 1918.  His parents named him "Rolihlahla Dalibhunga." 

Mandela's father had four wives, and each family lived in separate huts.  South Africa's future president was the son of the "Right Hand" wife, making him part of the "Right Hand" family.   


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Image online, courtesy Robben Island Mayibuye Archives.

 

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