Apr 2, 2018

Winnie Mandela dead at 81

Mandela in 2017. Photo: GULSHAN KHAN/AFP/Getty Images

Winnie Mandela, the anti-apartheid activist who was married to Nelson Mandela for 38 years and was a symbol of resistance throughout his imprisonment, has died at 81.

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