Nelson Mandela, Sharpeville Massacre

<h2>Nelson Mandela~1950's, Nelson and Winnie Mandela ~ 1958 and Sharpeville Massacre ~ 1960</h2>


Nelson Mandela became a lawyer despite overwhelming adversity in South Africa in the 1950's.  Mandela and wife, Winnie, celebrated on their wedding day June 14, 1958.  The Sharpeville Massacre was the action of South African Apartheid police officers opening fire on native South Africans on March 21, 1960.