Item 1579 - Man of the Year Award from the American Biographical Institute

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ZA COM MR-T-1-4-1579

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Man of the Year Award from the American Biographical Institute

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  • 2003 (Creation)

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certificate

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Date accepted: 2001/10/19 , Verified by: Lucia Raadschelders ; Date verified: 20/12/11

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Certificate proclaiming that Mr. Mandela was selected for Man of the Year, 2003, by the American Biographical Institute, USA

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White-coloured certificate with blue and maroon border and blue and black text. Includes the gold seal of the American Biographical Institute (ABI). Housed in a white mailing tube. Taken out of tube for preservation

Certificate reads:
One of the major and leading authorities on the biographies of distinguished individuals worldwide, the American Bibliographical Institute, USA, does hereby proclaim that…Nelson Mandela has been selected Man of the Year 2003 based on his outstanding accomplishments to date and the noble example he has set for his peers and entire community.

Sanctioned by the American Biographical Institute and its Board of International Research

Signed by Registrar and Member, governing board of editors

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Nelson Mandela Awards Database ID: A0029

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