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2013: Peope line up at the Pretoria show grounds Thursday to board buses that will take them to the Union Buildings where Nelson Mandela is lying in state.
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1994: A long line of people waits outside the polling station in the black township of Soweto, in the southwest suburbs of Johannesburg, to vote in South Africa's first all-race elections on April 27, 1994. Mandela was elected by Parliament as the first president of a democratic South Africa on May 9, 1994.
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The hearse carrying the body of late South African president Nelson Mandela, whose coffin is wrapped in a flag, drives down Mandela Street to the Union Building in Pretoria, South Africa, on Thursday. The body will lie in state at the seat of the government for three days.
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South Africans sing and dance on the street as they wait to see a hearse carrying the body of late South African President Nelson Mandela on Thursday in Pretoria.
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Close to 100 heads of state traveled to South Africa to attend events commemorating the life of former South African President Nelson Mandela.