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From Prisoner to President: The World-Changing Work of Nelson Mandela

By Felix Kessler. Images Edited By Bloomberg Photos. - 2013-12-05T23:27:21Z

Photograph by Keystone-France/Gamma-Keystone via Getty Images

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In 1956, Mandela was arrested and charged with treason along with 155 others. All were acquitted.

Mandela, second from right, heads to court in 1956.