An earlier clip of Nelson Mandela's speech at Tiger Stadium during his 1990 visit to the city.
The end of Nelson Mandela's speech during his 1990 visit to Detroit.
An Action News reporter talks with members of the crowd waiting to see Nelson Mandela.
Detroit Mayor Coleman A. Young speaks on Nelson Mandela during his visit to the city in 1990.
Action News reporter Cheryl Chodun recaps Nelson Mandela's 1990 visit to Detroit.
Nelson Mandela arrives in Detroit in 1990.
(WXYZ) - Nelson Mandela stopped in Detroit during a trip to the United States back in June of 1990. The trip came just three months after Mandela was released from prison after 27 years.
View video clips from Nelson Mandela's speech to an audience at Tiger Stadium as well as archival news reports from 7 Action News newscasts.
WATCH ARCHIVE VIDEO FROM THAT TRIP IN THE VIDEO PLAYER ABOVE
Mobile users: View video here -
Like Us. We Like You.
Get local stories delivered directly to your newsfeed.
We're on Roku.
Stream local news, whenever you want.
Download the app today and get up to date info on the go.