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(CNN)Here is a take a look at the life of Nelson Mandela, Nobel Peace Prize winner and previous president of South Africa.

Birth date: July 18, 1918
Death date: December 5, 2013
Birth location: Mvezo, Transkei, South Africa

        December 5, 2013- Mandela passes away at his house in the Johannesburg suburban area of Houghton. Zuma orders all flags in the country to be flown at half-staff through the state funeral service.
        December 15, 2013 – Mandela is buried in his youth town of Qunu.

      Read more: https://www.cnn.com/2012/12/11/world/africa/nelson-mandela—fast-facts/index.html