Graca Machel is the only recorded woman to have been married to two heads of state from two different countries. She is the widow of the late President Samora Machel of Mozambique and the current wife to the father of Africa 1st President of South Africa Nelson Mandela.
Nelson Mandela's Robben Island prison and an arresting insight into South Africa's past
Resistance heroine who led 7,000 men against the Nazis
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Nelson Mandela (1918-2013) - South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, politician, activist, lawyer, and philanthropist who served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999. Photo by Annie Leibovitz, 1990
"No person is your friend who demands your silence or denies your right to grow." - Alice Walker