Curated Collection

Nelson Mandela


On April 27, 1994, Nelson Mandela was elected President of South Africa in the country’s first multi-racial election with 63% of the vote. The renowned anti-apartheid leader was inaugurated on May 10th, becoming South Africa’s first Black president. In this curated editorial stock footage collection, browse footage of this historic win, Mandela signing South Africa’s new constitution in 1996, his release from prison in 1990, protests against apartheid, and more.