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South African State President Frederik Willem de Klerk, left, and Deputy President of the African National Congress Nelson Mandela, right, prior to talks between the ANC and the South African government, Cape Town, May 2, 1990. The talks were to last 3 days. (AP-PHOTO/dpf/stf/Denis Farrel)

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Nelson Mandela: From rock stars to royalty

December 5, 2013

Former South African president and anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela, beloved worldwide, has kept company with not only political leaders but everyone from rock stars to royalty.