Photos: Remebering Nelson Mandela

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  • Advocate file photo by Arthur D. Lauck -- Nelson Mandela waves from the doorway of an airplane before leaving after his four day visit to Baton Rouge. Mandela received honorary Doctoral Degrees from both Southern and LSU, gave the commencement address at Southern University's spring graduation and was honored by the naming of the Nelson Mandela School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs. Mandela passed away on Thursday Dec. 5, 2013

  • Advocate file photo by Arthur D. Lauck. Picture -- Nelson Mandela dances from the stage with the Nigeria Women Association dance group during the naming ceremony for the Nelson Mandela School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs.

  • Advocate file photo by Arthur D. Lauck -- Nelson Mandela gives the commencement address in May 2000 during Southern University's spring commencement held at the A.W. Mumford Stadium.

  • Advocate file Photo by Arthur D. Lauck. Picture shot on May 9, 2000 Nobel Peace Prize winner Nelson Mandela, left, stops to visit with Sarah Chandler, 8, second from left, as her mother Valerie, second from right and her grandmother Barbara Still, right look on. Mandela passed away on Thursday Dec. 5, 2013

  • Advocate file photo by Travis Spradling -- Southern Univeristy System President Leon R. Tarver (left) greets Nelson Mandela, just after Mandela was introduced before speaking at Southern University's Spring Commencement Friday, May 12, 2000, in Baton Rouge. The school honored Mandela the day before by naming its Nelson Mandela School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs after the famous fighter of South African apartheid, who is President Emeritus of the Republic of South Africa. Mandela passed away on Thursday Dec. 5, 2013

  • Advocate Staff Photo by Arthur D. Lauck. Picture shot on 5-11-00 Nelson Mandela, left, Leon Tarver II, Southern University president, center, and long time mandela friend Nthato Motlana share a laugh Thursday after the naming ceremony. Keyword Foreign Official College

  • Advocate file photo by Arthur D. Lauck. -- Nobel Peace Prize winner Nelson Mandela, left, is met by Southern University System President Leon Tarver Tuesday at the Metro Airport in Baton Rouge. Mandela passed away on Thursday Dec. 5, 2013

  • FILE - In this Feb. 11, 1990 file photo, Nelson Mandela and his wife, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, raise clenched fists as they walk hand-in-hand upon his release from prison in Cape Town, South Africa. Six years later, speaking during divorce proceedings, Mandela said with convincing calm: "I'm determined to get rid of this marriage. It exists only on paper." It was the end of a powerful political partnership, and of a romance made all the more poignant by the way it fell apart. South Africa's President Jacob Zuma says, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Nelson Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP Photo/Greg English, File)

  • FILE - in this Feb. 13, 1990 file photo, African National Congress leader Nelson Mandela, flanked by his wife, Winnie, and Walter Sisulu appears before the fully-packed Soccer City Stadium in Soweto, South Africa, where he made his first address in his hometown since his release from prison. Sisulu was one of seven people sentenced with Mandela to life in prison for sabotage and plotting to overthrow the white government in what was known as the Rivonia treason trial. Sisulu died in 2003. South Africa's president Jacob Zuma says, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP Photo/Udo Weitz, File)

  • FILE - In this Feb. 13, 1990 file photo, Nelson Mandela and Winnie Mandela give black power salutes as they enter Soccer City stadium in the Soweto township of Johannesburg, South Africa, shortly after his release from 27 years in prison. South Africa's President Jacob Zuma says, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP Photo/Udo Weitz, File)

  • FILE - In this Dec. 7, 2005, file photo, former South African President Nelson Mandela, 87, is in a jovial mood at the Mandela Foundation in Johannesburg, where he met with the winner and runner-up of the local "Idols" competition. South Africa's president says Nelson Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP Photo/Denis Farrell, File)

  • FILE - In this Oct. 29, 1997 file photo, Libyan President Moammar Gadhafi, right, and South African President Nelson Mandela salute the crowd as they arrive at the congress center in Zuwarah, Libya, 60 miles (100 kilometers) west of Tripoli. South Africa's president Jacob Zuma says, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP Photo/Enric Marti, File)

  • FILE - In this Oct. 26, 2005 file photo, former South African President Nelson Mandela, left, walks with the Rev. Jesse Jackson after their meeting in Johannesburg, South Africa. South Africa's president Jacob Zuma says, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe, File)

  • FILE - In this June 15, 1990 file photo, Pope John Paul II, right, shakes hands with Nelson Mandela, deputy leader of African National Congress, during a private audience at the Vatican. South Africa's president Jacob Zuma says, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP Photo/Claudio Luffoli, File)

  • FILE - In this May 10, 1994, file photo, Nelson Mandela dances at a celebration concert in Pretoria, South Africa, following his inauguration as the country's first black president. South Africa's president says, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP Photo/John Parkin, File)

  • FILE - In this July 24, 2007, file photo, former South African President Nelson Mandela, who turned 89 years old on July 18, laughs while celebrating his birthday with children at the Nelson Mandela Children's Fund in Johannesburg. South Africa's president says, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP Photo/Denis Farrell, File)

  • FILE - In this May 10, 1994 file photo, Nelson Mandela takes the oath of office in Pretoria, South Africa, to become the country's first black president. South Africa's president says, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP Photo/David Brauchli, File)

  • FILE - In this July 1, 2013 file photo, a T-shirt bearing the image of former South African President Nelson Mandela is displayed for sale on a street in Soweto township on the outskirts of Johannesburg, South Africa. On Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, Mandela died at the age of 95. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen, File)

  • FILE - In this Dec. 10, 1993 file photo, South African Deputy President F.W. de Klerk, right, and South African President Nelson Mandela pose with their Nobel Peace Prize Gold Medals and Diplomas in Oslo. South Africa's president Jacob Zuma says, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP Photo/NTB, File)

  • FILE - In this June 24, 1995 file photo, South African rugby captain Francios Pienaar, right, receives the Rugby World Cup from South African President Nelson Mandela, left, who wears a South African rugby shirt, after they defeated New Zealand in the final 15-12 at Ellis Park, Johannesburg. South Africa's President Jacob Zuma said, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP Photo/Ross Setford, File)

  • FILE - In this Feb. 3, 1996 file photo, South Africa's captain Neil Tovey hoists the African Nations Cup trophy in the air after it was presented to him by President Nelson Mandela, right, following South Africa's 2-0 win over Tunisia in the final match in Johannesburg. "Sport can create hope, where once there was only despair. It is more powerful than governments in breaking down racial barriers. It laughs in the face of all types of discrimination," Mandela said. South Africa's President Jacob Zuma said, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP Photo/Cobus Bodenstein, File)

  • FILE - In this file photo from Monday Aug. 6, 2012, former president of South Africa Nelson Mandela, then 94, is seen at his home in Qunu, South Africa during a visit from U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton. On Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, Mandela died at the age of 95. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

  • FILE - In this June 12, 1964, file photo, Winnie Mandela, right, waits in vain for a glimpse of her husband, Nelson Mandela, outside the Palace of Justice in Pretoria, South Africa, after Mandela and seven other high ranking African National Congress members had been convicted of sabotage and sentenced to life imprisonment. South Africa's President Jacob Zuma said, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP Photo, File)

  • FILE - In this May 15, 2004 file photo, former South African President Nelson Mandela lifts the World Cup trophy in Zurich, Switzerland, after FIFA's executive committee announced that South Africa would host the 2010 FIFA World Cup soccer tournament. Mandela was pivotal in helping the country win the right to host the tournament. South Africa's President Jacob Zuma said, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP Photo/Michael Probst, File)