The Mandela Effect: 40 Examples to Blow Your Mind

40. Nelson Mandela’s Death

Nelson Mandela
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The whole reason for the slideshow is that dozens of people remembered not only Nelson Mandela’s dying in prison during the 1980s, but they also could recall the same details about his funeral.

The only problem was, Mandela didn’t die until 2013. Author Fionna Broome started a website that gained a huge following of people who began listing other deaths of famous people, historical events, and character or brand names that they had gotten wrong.