Nelson Mandela Funeral

The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: People watch the big screens at the site where former South African President Nelson Mandela will be buried on his family's property in his childhood village on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: People watch the big screens at the site where former South African President Nelson Mandela will be buried on his family's property in his childhood village on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: People watch the big screens at the site where former South African President Nelson Mandela will be buried on his family's property in his childhood village on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: People watch the big screens at the site where former South African President Nelson Mandela will be buried on his family's property in his childhood village on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of on December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: People watch the big screens at the site where former South African President Nelson Mandela will be buried on his family's property in his childhood village on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: A boy marches with Zulu men on the hills above former South African President Nelson Mandela's home village during his state funeral December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: People gather to pay their respects on the hills above former South African President Nelson Mandela's home village during his state funeral December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: People gather to pay their respects on the hills above former South African President Nelson Mandela's home village during his state funeral December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: The casket of former South African President Nelson Mandela is carried by members of the military for burial on his family's property in his childhood village on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
South Africans Continue To Mourn The Loss Of Their Former President Nelson Mandela
South Africans Continue To Mourn The Loss Of Their Former President Nelson Mandela
SOWETO, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: A family watch the funeral of former South African President Nelson Mandela on television in their home in Soweto Township on December 15, 2013 in Soweto, South Africa. Mr Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)
South Africans Continue To Mourn The Loss Of Their Former President Nelson Mandela
South Africans Continue To Mourn The Loss Of Their Former President Nelson Mandela
SOWETO, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: An elderly man watches the funeral of former South African President Nelson Mandela on television in his home in Soweto Township on December 15, 2013 in Soweto, South Africa. Mr Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: People cheer and sing as they overlook the burial site whilst a gun salute is fired in honour of former South African President Nelson Mandela during his state funeral December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: A covers her face with a South African flag near the former South African President Nelson Mandela's home during his state funeral December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
SOWETO, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: A family watch the funeral of former South African President Nelson Mandela on television in their home in Soweto Township on December 15, 2013 in Soweto, South Africa. Mr Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: A man sings outside the former South African President Nelson Mandela's home during his state funeral December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: Karlind Govender and his wife Katharina, of Cape Town overlook the burial site as a 21 gun salute is fired in honour of former South African President Nelson Mandela during his state funeral December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: The casket of former South African President Nelson Mandela is taken to the burial site where he is to be buried on his family's property in his childhood village on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15:A group of people stand on a rock overlooking the funeral service of the former South African President Nelson Mandela during his state funeral on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: A boy watches the funeral of former South African President Nelson Mandela in the village of Qunu on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: A man preaches during the funeral service of the former South African President Nelson Mandela during his state funeral on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: A woman wears a pin badge depicting an image of Nelson Mandela during the funeral service of the former South African President Nelson Mandela during his state funeral on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: A man preaches during the funeral service of the former South African President Nelson Mandela during his state funeral on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: People sing near the former South African President Nelson Mandela's home during his state funeral on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
SOWETO, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: Members of the congregation pray in Regina Mundi Catholic Church in Soweto Township as the funeral of former South African President takes place in Qunu on December 15, 2013 in Soweto, South Africa. Mr Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: Young children peer from the window to watch the funeral of former South African President Nelson Mandela in his home village of Qunu on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: Karlind Govender and his wife Katharina, of Cape Town overlook the burial site as a 21 gun salute is fired in honour of former South African President Nelson Mandela during his state funeral December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
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South Africa's archbishop emeritus Desmond Tutu (L) arrives for the funeral ceremony of South African former president Nelson Mandela in Qunu on December 15, 2013. South Africa's first black president Nelson Mandela received a tearful state funeral at his childhood village of Qunu on Sunday, followed by a traditional burial attended by family and friends. Mandela, the revered icon of the anti-apartheid struggle in South Africa and one of the towering political figures of the 20th century, died in Johannesburg on December 5 at age 95. AFP PHOTO / POOL / FELIX DLANGAMANDLA (Photo credit should read FELIX DLANGAMANDLA,FELIX DLANGAMANDLA/AFP/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 16: The grave of former South African President Nelson Mandela is covered with flowers in is home village of Qunu on December 16, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 16: The grave of former South African President Nelson Mandela is covered with flowers in is home village of Qunu on December 16, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 16: The grave of former South African President Nelson Mandela is covered with flowers in is home village of Qunu on December 16, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
SOWETO, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: People watch the funeral of former South African President Nelson Mandela on a large outdoor screen in Soweto Township on December 15, 2013 in Soweto, South Africa. Mr Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: A man preaches during the funeral service of the former South African President Nelson Mandela during his state funeral December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: People sing near the former South African President Nelson Mandela's home during his state funeral on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: People sing outside the former South African President Nelson Mandela's home during his state funeral on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: People sing near the former South African President Nelson Mandela's home during his state funeral on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: Guests wait in heavy trafic ahead of the funeral service of the former South African President Nelson Mandela on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: Police attempt to direct trafic ahead of the funeral service of the former South African President Nelson Mandela on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: Police attempt to direct trafic ahead of the funeral service of the former South African President Nelson Mandela on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: Police attempt to direct trafic ahead of the funeral service of the former South African President Nelson Mandela on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: Police attempt to direct trafic ahead of the funeral service of the former South African President Nelson Mandela on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
SOWETO, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: Members of the congregation pray in Regina Mundi Catholic Church in Soweto Township as the funeral of former South African President takes place in Qunu on December 15, 2013 in Soweto, South Africa. Mr Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
SOWETO, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: A memorial candle burns in Regina Mundi Catholic Church in Soweto Township as the funeral of former South African President takes place in Qunu on December 15, 2013 in Soweto, South Africa. Mr Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
SOWETO, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: Women pray in Regina Mundi Catholic Church in Soweto Township as the funeral of former South African President takes place in Qunu on December 15, 2013 in Soweto, South Africa. Mr Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
SOWETO, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: Women pray in Regina Mundi Catholic Church in Soweto Township as the funeral of former South African President takes place in Qunu on December 15, 2013 in Soweto, South Africa. Mr Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: Children sell newspapers during the funeral service of the former South African President Nelson Mandela's state funeral on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: Women sit by the side of the road during the funeral service of the former South African President Nelson Mandela's state funeral on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: A man preaches during the funeral service of the former South African President Nelson Mandela during his state funeral December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: People sing near the former South African President Nelson Mandela's home during his state funeral on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: People sing near the former South African President Nelson Mandela's home during his state funeral on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
SOWETO, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: People watch the funeral of former South African President Nelson Mandela on a large outdoor screen in Soweto Township on December 15, 2013 in Soweto, South Africa. Mr Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: A young girl watches the televised funeral of former South African President Nelson Mandela in his home village of Qunu on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: Men cheer as they overlook the burial site and a gun salute is fired in honour of former South African President Nelson Mandela during his state funeral December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: Soldiers guard the funeral of former South African President Nelson Mandela in the village of Qunu on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: A guest makes his way to the funeral of former South African President Nelson Mandela along a deserted road in his home village of Qunu during his state funeral December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: Mounted police guard the funeral of former South African President Nelson Mandela in the village of Qunu on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: A military policeman guides a guest to the funeral of former South African President Nelson Mandela in his home village of Qunu on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: People sing near the former South African President Nelson Mandela's home during his state funeral on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: People sing near the former South African President Nelson Mandela's home during his state funeral on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 15: A man sings outside the former South African President Nelson Mandela's home during his state funeral on December 15, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
The Funeral Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Is Held At His Tribal Home
QUNU, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 16: The grave of former South African President Nelson Mandela is covered with flowers in is home village of Qunu on December 16, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. Mr. Mandela passed away on the evening of December 5, 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95. Mandela became South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in jail for his activism against apartheid in a racially-divided South Africa. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
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