Cornelis Jakobus Langenhoven, b8c5d4 (1873 - 1932) MP

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Nicknames: "C.J. Langenhoven", "Sagmoedige Neelsie", "Kerneels"
Birthplace: Hoeko, District Ladismith, Kaapkolonie, Ladismith, Western Cape, South Africa
Death: Died in Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, South Africa
Cause of death: Hartverlamming
Managed by: Louis Scholtz, j4
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About Cornelis Jakobus Langenhoven, b8c5d4

Cornelis Jakobus Langenhoven (13 Augustus 1873 - 15 Julie 1932) was 'n Suid-Afrikaanse skrywer, redakteur en politikus. Hy het as skrywersname C.J. Langenhoven en Sagmoedige Neelsie gebruik. Sy rol in die Afrikaanse literatuur en kultuurgeskiedenis was formidabel.

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Cornelis Jacobus Langenhoven (13 August 1873 – 15 July 1932), wrote under the pen name C.J. Langenhoven and was better known as Sagmoedige Neelsie (Gentle Neelsie) or Kerneels. He had a formidable role in South Africa's Afrikaans literature and cultural history, and was one of the young language's foremost promoters. He is best known to have written the words for the original South African Anthem Die Stem (The Call).

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August 12, 1873
Ladismith, Western Cape, South Africa
September 28, 1873
Ladismith, Kaapkolonie
February 23, 1897
Age 23
Ladismith, Western Cape, South Africa
December 22, 1901
Age 28
Oudtshoorn, South Cape DC, Western Cape, South Africa
July 15, 1932
Age 58
Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, South Africa
Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, South Africa