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John Fair Marquard

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Birthplace: Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa
Death: Died in Sydney, NSW, Australia
Cause of death: heart attack
Immediate Family:

Son of David (Davie) Marquard and Catherine Isobel Marquard
Husband of Carolle Louise Marquard
Father of David Charles Marquard; Jane Louise Marquard and Jonathan Michael Marquard
Brother of <private> Molteno (Marquard); Colin Marquard and <private> Marquard

Managed by: Carolle Louise Marquard
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About John F Marquard

http://www.tafelberg.com/Book/Extract/10613 John, crown prince of South African publishing, was more than merely solvent. He was about to be president of the Newspaper Press Union, was lined up for chairmanship of the Argus press empire, and he was winning renown as a charismatic sports administrator. “Riding high” didn’t capture it either. John was flying.

Grey College,Bloemfontein, Eisenhower Fellow 1979, Mensa, The Sowetan/The World/The Post, Percy, The Star Seaside Fund, Drakensberg, Blyde River Canyon, Birding, Loteni, Salaminah, first Apple 1983, Chelsea London 1960, 4 - 14th Ave, Houghton, 4 Languedoc st, Bloemfontein, 62 Murray Donald Ave, Bloemfontein, Ramblers Club, South African Hockey Selector, ABC - audit bureau of Circulation,Bloemfontein Repertory Society 1961, Prog Party campaign mgr for Rene de Villiers M.P.Parktown, represented 3 Provinces at Hockey, The Star Johannesburg, Harry P,Cliff Scott et al

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John F Marquard's Timeline

1937
May 10, 1937
Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa
1959
December 4, 1959
Age 22
Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa
1984
June 3, 1984
Age 47
Sydney, NSW, Australia