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Sun, 02.11.1990

Nelson Mandela Is Released From Prison

*On this date in 1990, Nelson Mandela was released from prison. He was (then) a South African political activist and member of the African National Congress.

Active for the rest of his life, he had been in Robben Island prison in South Africa for 27 years.



New Poem Each Day

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John William Boone (1864-1927) world-renowned Ragtime Pianist Blind Boone’s Apparitions by Tyehimba Jess
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