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December 13, 2013
Xhosa youths fight with sticks as theytake part in a manhood ceremony in Qunu ahead of the funeral of Nelson Mandela on December 13, 2013 in Qunu, South Africa. 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.