2 Jun. 1999
Johannesburg, South Africa
Outgoing President Nelson Mandela holds up his ballot papers as he is watched by his wife Graca Machel (R) before casting his vote at a polling station in Johannesburg June 2. South Africans braved a cold winter dawn on Wednesday to vote in the country's second democratic elections, which will usher out the era of anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela.