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Funeral: Nelson Mandela (2013)


Memorial service held on December 10, 2013 at FNB Stadium in Soweto.

Funeral service held December 15, at Mandela's home village of Qunu.

This list combines both sets of mourners.

Johannesburg, South Africa

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Tony Abbott
Head of State
4-Nov-1957   Prime Minister of Australia, 2013-15
Gerry Adams
6-Oct-1948   President of Sinn Fein
Martti Ahtisaari
Head of State
23-Jun-1937   President of Finland, 1994-2000
Prince Albert II
14-Mar-1958   Sovereign Prince of Monaco
Kofi Annan
8-Apr-1938   Secretary General of the UN, 1997-2006
Jim Bolger
Head of State
31-May-1935   Prime Minister of New Zealand, 1990-97
10-May-1960   Lead singer of U2
Richard Branson
18-Jul-1950   Founder of Virgin chain
Gordon Brown
20-Feb-1951   UK Prime Minister, 2007-10
George W. Bush
Head of State
6-Jul-1946   43rd US President, 2001-09
Laura Bush
First Lady
4-Nov-1946   Wife of US President George W. Bush
David Cameron
Head of State
9-Oct-1966   UK Prime Minister
Kim Campbell
Head of State
10-Mar-1947   Prime Minister of Canada, 1993
Naomi Campbell
22-May-1970   Black Panther
Jimmy Carter
Head of State
1-Oct-1924   39th US President, 1977-81
Raúl Castro
Head of State
3-Jun-1931   President of Cuba
Aníbal Cavaco Silva
Head of State
15-Jul-1939   President of Portugal
Prince Charles
14-Nov-1948   Heir to the throne of Britain
Jean Chrétien
Head of State
11-Jan-1934   Prime Minister of Canada, 1993-2003
Joe Clark
Head of State
5-Jun-1939   Prime Minister of Canada, 1979-80
Nick Clegg
7-Jan-1967   Leader of the Liberal Democrats
Bill Clinton
Head of State
19-Aug-1946   42nd US President, 1993-2001
Chelsea Clinton
27-Feb-1980   Daughter of Hillary and Bill Clinton
Hillary Clinton
26-Oct-1947   US Secretary of State, 2009-13
Emil Constantinescu
Head of State
19-Nov-1939   President of Romania, 1996-2000
Idris Elba
6-Sep-1972   The Wire
Felipe VI
30-Jan-1968   King of Spain
Prince Frederik
26-May-1968   Heir to the throne of Denmark
Yasuo Fukuda
16-Jul-1936   Prime Minister of Japan, 2007-08
Peter Gabriel
13-Feb-1950   Former lead singer, Genesis
Sonia Gandhi
9-Dec-1946   Declined Prime Minister-ship of India
Bill Gates
28-Oct-1955   Co-Founder of Microsoft
Armando Guebuza
Head of State
20-Jan-1943   President of Mozambique
Xanana Gusmão
Head of State
20-Jul-1946   President of East Timor, 2002-07
Stephen Harper
Head of State
30-Apr-1959   Prime Minister of Canada, 2006-15
Eric H. Holder, Jr.
21-Jan-1951   US Attorney General, 2009-15
François Hollande
12-Aug-1954   President of France
Jesse Jackson
8-Oct-1941   Rainbow Coalition
Yahya Jammeh
Head of State
25-May-1965   President of The Gambia
Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf
Head of State
29-Oct-1938   President of Liberia
Goodluck Jonathan
Head of State
20-Nov-1957   President of Nigeria
Lionel Jospin
Head of State
12-Jul-1937   Prime Minister of France, 1997-2002
Alain Juppé
Head of State
15-Aug-1945   Prime Minister of France, 1995-97
Hamid Karzai
Head of State
24-Dec-1957   President of Afghanistan
Kenneth Kaunda
Head of State
28-Apr-1924   President of Zambia, 1964-91
John Key
9-Aug-1961   Prime Minister of New Zealand
Mohammad Khatami
Head of State
29-Sep-1943   President of Iran, 1997-2005
Ban Ki-Moon
13-Jun-1944   UN Secretary General
F. W. de Klerk
Head of State
18-Mar-1936   President of South Africa, 1989-94
Annie Lennox
25-Dec-1954   Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of These)
Nicolas Maduro
Head of State
23-Nov-1962   President of Venezuela
John Major
29-Mar-1943   UK Prime Minister, 1990-97
Nelson Mandela
Head of State
18-Jul-1918 5-Dec-2013 President of South Africa, 1994-99
Thabo Mbeki
Head of State
18-Jun-1942   President of South Africa, 1999-2008
Kgalema Motlanthe
Head of State
19-Jul-1949   Deputy President of South Africa
Robert Mugabe
Head of State
21-Feb-1924   President of Zimbabwe
Brian Mulroney
Head of State
20-Mar-1939   Canadian Prime Minister, 1984-93
Yoweri Museveni
Head of State
15-Aug-1944   President of Uganda
Prince Naruhito
23-Feb-1960   Crown Prince of Japan
Enrique Peña Nieto
20-Jul-1966   President of Mexico
Pierre Nkurunziza
Head of State
18-Dec-1963   President of Burundi
Barack Obama
Head of State
4-Aug-1961   44th President of the United States
Michelle Obama
First Lady
17-Jan-1964   Wife of Barack Obama
Olusegun Obasanjo
Head of State
5-Mar-1937   President of Nigeria, 1999-2007
Mahinda Rajapakse
Head of State
18-Nov-1945   President of Sri Lanka
Navin Ramgoolam
Head of State
14-Jul-1947   Prime Minister of Mauritius
Queen Rania
31-Aug-1970   Queen of Jordan
Jerry Rawlings
Head of State
22-Jun-1947   President of Ghana, 1981-93
Fredrik Reinfeldt
Head of State
4-Aug-1965   Prime Minister of Sweden
Susan E. Rice
17-Nov-1964   US Ambassador to the UN
Mary Robinson
Head of State
21-May-1944   President of Ireland, 1990-97
Dilma Rousseff
Head of State
14-Dec-1947   President of Brazil
Nicolas Sarkozy
28-Jan-1955   President of France, 2007-12
José Sarney
Head of State
24-Apr-1930   President of Brazil, 1985-90
Lula Da Silva
Head of State
27-Oct-1945   President of Brazil, 2003-11
Portia Simpson-Miller
Head of State
12-Dec-1945   Prime Minister of Jamaica, 2006-07
Jens Stoltenberg
Head of State
16-Mar-1959   Prime Minister of Norway
Charlize Theron
7-Aug-1975   Monster
Helle Thorning-Schmidt
Head of State
14-Dec-1966   Prime Minister of Denmark
Desmond Tutu
7-Oct-1931   Archbishop of Cape Town
Herman Van Rompuy
Head of State
31-Oct-1947   President of the European Council
Lech Walesa
Head of State
29-Sep-1943   Polish labor leader, president
King Willem-Alexander
27-Apr-1967   King of the Netherlands
Oprah Winfrey
Talk Show Host
29-Jan-1954   The Oprah Winfrey Show
Jacob Zuma
12-Apr-1942   President of South Africa

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