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Nelson mandela's inaugural address was delivered outdoors in an amphitheatre on 10th may 1994 at the union buildings, south africa the union buildings housed the first democratically elected, first black and first equal president of south africa. Nelson mandela's inaugural speech south africa's new president in 1994 took the world's breath away with the truth of this statement: our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure it is our light, not our darkness, that most.
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Nelson mandela was already 45 years old when, on april 20, 1964, he gave the defining speech of the anti-apartheid movement, from the dock of a pretoria courtroom.