Nelson Mandela, a South African political activist and president, is one of the most famous people in the world who has changed the world enormously. He was born in a small village in the southeastern part of South Africa called Transkei. Mandela first studied at University College of Fort Hare but was later expelled for leading a student strike. After his expulsion, he decided to finish his studies at University of Witwatersrand. During his time at university, Mandela became aware of the racial segregation faces by the blacks from the apartheid regime.