Famous friends of Nelson Mandela

Published: Dec 24 2013 07:02:35 PM EST   Updated On: Dec 31 2013 10:25:32 AM EST

Nelson Mandela, who passed away on Dec. 5, 2013 at the age of 95, had many friends from all over the world. Take a look at images of the famous faces who called the former South African leader a friend.

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REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

Nelson Mandela, who passed away on Dec. 5, 2013, at the age of 95, had many friends from all over the world.

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