Nelson Mandela has died. The revered South African anti-apartheid icon who spent 27 years in prison for his role in the anti-apartheid movement, led his country to democracy and became its first black president, died Thursday at his home in Johannesburg. Mandela, 95, lost a long battle with...

Nelson Mandela's AIDS charity 46664 announced on Tuesday they plan to launch their own international fashion brand this year. The line will be called 46664 Apparel, after the number Mandela wore will he was in jail, and will roll out in August at the label's very own concept store in...

"46664 currently implements Nelson Mandela international day, it takes responsibility for the global coordination and implementation of it around the world," she said. "What we will do going forward is look for projects that take forward Mr Mandela's work." Mandela Day is observed on July...

The label (pronounced four, double six, six four) gets its name from Mandela's former prisoner number (prisoner 466 in 1964). After all, he spent 27 years in prison for leading an armed anti-apartheid campaign before becoming South Africa's president from 1994 to 1999. The collection, for...

" On the third South Africa Women's Day, in 1996, Mandela called for full equality, more women in the South African government, and an end to sexual violence against women. Though South Africa still faces many challenges regarding violence against women (teeth condom, anyone?) he remained...

A headscratching tweet, seemingly sent from the socialite's account, made the rounds in the hours after the former South African president's passing in Johannesburg. "RIP Nelson Mandela. Your 'I Have a Dream' speech was so inspiring. Amazing man." See the dilemma? Tweeters went wild,...

Photo: Getty So, remember how a Nelson Mandela-themed clothing line, named after the former South African president's Robben Island prison ID, launched last year? Remember how weird that was? And how it was even weirder that Mandela was reportedly somehow even involved with the line? Well,...

Yesterday, the world lost its greatest figure of peace and equality, Nelson Mandela. The South African anti-apartheid leader died at 95-years-old after several years of fragile health. While the tragic news of his death broke, Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom, a film that tells his life story,...

466/64, pronounced "four, double six, six four," represents Mandela's prisoner number and year of imprisonment on Robben Island — #466 in 1964. Mandela wasn't present at the unveiling of the line at the South African Consul General in New York, but licensor Brand ID pulled off a great...

On some of the shirts, the embroidered motif of a hand, placed over the heart symbolized the passion of Nelson Mandela. Multi-platinum singer Lira looked beautiful as modeled one of the dresses. However Miss Lira truly moved the crowd when she spoke about her experience as someone who grew...

 

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