Celebrities with Nelson Mandela
Nelson Mandela, also known as Madiba, takes photos with: Oprah Winfrey, Princess Diana, Michael Jackson, Beyonce, Will Smith, Pope John Paull II, Bono, Naomi Campbell, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Al Gore, Gordon Ramsey, Hillary Clinton, Pele, Fidel Castro and the Dalai Lama.
South African President Nelson Mandela, left, stands with American pop singer Michael Jackson at a news conference in Cape Town where Jackson announced dates for two concerts in June of which profits will go to various funds including the Nelson Mandela Children's Fund. (March 23, 1999)
Nelson Mandela, left, speaking as Will Smith, second from left, Annie Lennox, center, and Jada Pinket Smith, right, look on at the 46664 charity concert in honor of Mandela's upcoming 90th birthday in London. (June 27, 2008)
Former President of South Africa, Nelson Mandela, right, speaks during a press conference alongside British model Naomi Campbell in Barcelona, Spain, before the 'Frock and Roll' benefit concert to raise money for the Nelson Mandela Children's Fund. (July 30, 2001)
Former South African President Nelson Mandela, left, and American talk show host Oprah Winfrey participate in a ground breaking ceremony for the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls in Meyerton, South Africa. (Dec. 6, 2002)
Former South African President Nelson Mandela, left, kissing singer Beyonce Knowles, at the Nelson Mandela AIDS Benefit Concert in Cape Town, South Africa. (Nov. 29, 2003)
Former South African President Nelson Mandela, from left, with singer Beyonce Knowles and British singer Annie Lennox on Robben Island in Cape Town, South Africa. (Nov, 28, 2003)
From left, Nelson Mandela, Bill Clinton, David Dinkins and Al Gore in New York on July 15, 1992.
Talk show host Oprah Winfrey and former South African President Nelson Mandela take part in a ceremony, marking the start of construction of the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls in Johannesburg. (Dec. 6, 2002)
Celebrity Chef Gordon Ramsay, right, meets Nelson Mandela during a lunch to Benefit the Mandela Children's Foundation as part of the celebrations of the opening of the new One&Only Cape Town resort in Cape Town, South Africa. (April 3, 2009)
Pope John Paul II, left, and South African President Nelson Mandela talking at the Presidential guest house in Pretoria. (Sept. 16, 1995)
Brazilian football legend, Pele, right, kisses former South African President Nelson Mandela in Johannesburg, South Africa. (July 17,2007)
President Bill Clinton and Nelson Mandela listen during Fourth of July ceremonies in Philadelphia during which Clinton presented the Philadelphia Liberty Medal to the African National Congress president and South African President F.W. de Klerk. (July 4, 1993)
Members of the British pop group the Spice Girls, left to right, Mel B, Mel C, Emma, Geri and Victoria, meet with Britain's Prince Charles, second right, and South African President Nelson Mandela, right, in Pretoria. (Nov. 1, 1997)
Hollywood actor Arnold Schwarzenegger, right, and former South African President Nelson Mandela prepare to light a torch on Robben Island, off Cape Town, South Africa, to promote the Special Olympics. (July 12, 2001)