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Dr. David Draper MP (1849 - 1929)

David Draper Prospector and geologist was born in Cape Town on 31 Jan 1849. He discovered underground water at Zuurbekom in 1898, whereby frequent water shortages in Johannesburg were alleviated. N...

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Gabriel Cornelis de Jongh (1913 - 2004)

[ ] Early Life Gabriel Cornelis de Jongh was the son of the renowned artist Tinus, He was born on 6th April 1913 in Amsterdam, Holland and arrived in Cape Town as a boy of 9 years old in 1922. Init...

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Martinus Johannes de Jongh MP (1885 - 1942)

[ ] Early life in Holland Tinus de Jongh was born in Amsterdam on the 31 January 1885 the youngest of four children and son of the rector of a Gymnasium. He revealed artistic talent early on and at...

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Robert Joshua Pakeman (1862 - 1906)

Births Mar 1862 PAKEMAN Robert Joshua Hackney 1b 393 The above birth was registered in the Hackney RD - London. Whether Robert was born in Hastings or not has not been conclusively establi...

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Wynand Hendrik Louw MP (1883 - 1967)

Wynand Hendrik Louw (Lombardie et Picardi, distrik Paarl, 17 Februarie 1883 - die Paarl, 21 Augustus 1967) was 'n Suid-Afrikaanse argitek en saam met Gerard Moerdijk, met wie hy enkele jare lank in 'n ...

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Robert Broom MP (1886 - 1951)

Vir Afrikaans - meer volledig Afrikaans English Robert Broom FRS- 30 November 1866, Paisley – 6 April 1951) was a Scottish South African doctor and paleontologist. He qualified as a medical pr...

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Maggie Laubser MP (1886 - 1973)

Maggie Laubser, along with Irma Stern were responsible for the introduction of Expressionism to South Africa. Her expressionistic paintings should be appreciated as a personal expression of her view of...

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Irma Stern MP (1894 - 1966)

1900 – Irma’s father was interned in a concentration camp by the British during the ABO. Irma and her brother, Rudi were taken to Cape Town by their mother. After the war the family retur...

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Gregorius Johannes Boonzaaier MP (1909 - 2005)

1909 – Boonzaaier is born in Newlands, Cape Town. 1922 – He is given his first paint box by Moses Kottler. 1923 – At the age of 14, his first 2 paintings are exhibited at Ashbe...

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Pieter Daniel Rossouw, b9c3d1e9f10 (1844 - 1896)

Pieter Daniel Rossouw (17 Oktober 1844 - 11 Oktober 1896) Ds Rossouw is in 1844 gebore en het as jongeling op Burgersdorp gewoon. Sy vader is hom vroeg ontval en hy moes in winkels werk om in die ond...

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Daniel Cornelius Boonzaaier (1865 - 1950)

1882 – Daniel Cornelius moves to Cape Town at the age of 16 to work as a clerk in the Master's Office. He was offered the job because of his impressive copperplate handwriting. Here he started d...

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Leon Gerdener Rousseau (1931 - d.)

Leon Gerdener Rousseau (5 March 1931) was born in Cape Town. He completed a degree at the University of Cape Town, after which he started working at the Afrikaans newspaper Die Burger . A few years l...

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Walter Whall Battiss MP (1906 - 1982)

Walter Whall Battiss is generally considered to be the foremost South African abstract painter and also known as the creator of the quirky “Fook Island” concept. 1917 – his famil...

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Noni Jabavu MP (1919 - 2008)

Noni Jabavu Helen Nontando (Noni) Jabavu (20 August 1919[1]-19 June 2008) was a South African writer and journalist, one of the first African women to pursue a successful literary career and the firs...

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Davidson Don Tengo Jabavu MP (1885 - 1959)

Davidson Don Tengo Jabavu Davidson Don Tengo Jabavu (20 October 1885 – 3 August 1959)[1] was a South African educationist and politician, and a founder of the All African Convention (AAC), whi...

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Tengo Jabavu MP (1859 - 1921)

John Tengo Jabavu John Tengo Jabavu (11 January 1859 – 10 September 1921) was a political activist and the editor of South Africa's first newspaper to be written in Xhosa. In 1876, Jabavu to...

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Jacob Hendrik Pierneef MP (1886 - 1957)

Jacobus Hendrik Pierneef was born on August 13 1886 in Pretoria. He was the eldest of six children of Gerrit Pierneef and Neeske Buser. A seventh child died at the age of three months. He attended th...

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Wilbur Addison Smith MP

ildren Wilbur Smith has three children from his first two marriages; Shaun and a daughter Christian, and their half-brother Lawrence. He adopted Dieter, Danielle’s son from her first marriage,...

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Jacques Henry Kallis MP

Jacques Henry Kallis (born 16 October 1975) is a former South African cricketer. A right-handed batsman and right-arm fast-medium swing bowler, Kallis is regarded as one of the greatest of the game's...

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Arthur Lennox Ochse, c2d8 MP (c.1897 - 1919)

d8 - Arthur Lennox - page 17 - “SA Genealogies” vol 7, Genealogical Institute of SA, Stellenbosch, 2002” Source: and DOB 11 10 1899 Graaff-Reinet DIED 5 May 1949 Middelburg

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Helen Suzman, DCE MP (1917 - 2009)

Suzman, a lifelong citizen of South Africa, was born as Helen Gavronsky in 1917 to Samuel and Frieda Gavronsky, Jewish Lithuanian immigrants.[1][2] Helen Suzman matriculated in 1933 from Parktown Con...

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Albie Sachs MP

Albert Louis Sachs Nickname: 'Albie' Anti-Apartheid Activist Born 30-01-1935 Albie Sachs is Director of Research at the Ministry of Justice. He is also Professor Extraordinary at the University...

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Lucas Majozi, DCM MP (1916 - 1969)

Lucas Majozi The highest award gained by an African soldier in the Second World War was the DCM (Distinguished Conduct Medal) awarded to a stretcher-bearer, Lucas Majozi (1916-1969). The DCM was th...

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Job Masego MP (deceased)

Lance Corporal Job Masego a South African soldier, was a Prisoner of War in North Africa during WWII. He made a bomb out of a condensed milk tin and gunpowder and at great risk to himself, destroyed ...

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Wilton Mkwayi MP (1923 - 2004)

Wilton Mkwayi was one of the Robben Island stalwarts who served life imprisonment with Nelson Mandela. Wilton Mkwayi, trade unionist and political activist: born Qwaru, South Africa 17 December 1923;...

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Johannes Henoch Marais (1850 - 1915)

Johannes Henoch (Jannie) Marais (1850 - 1915) was 'n kampvegter vir Afrikaans en filantroop wat o.a. die stigting van die Universiteit van Stellenbosch moontlik gemaak het. Marais is op 8 September 1...

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Emily Hobhouse MP (1860 - 1926)

Emily Hobhouse (9 April 1860 – 8 June 1926) was a British welfare campaigner, who is primarily remembered for bringing to the attention of the British public, and working to change, the deprived...

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Aaron Klug, Sir, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1982 MP

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK

Aaron Klug . Born: 11 August 1926, Zelvas, Lithuania. South African educated British chemist & biophysicist. Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1982, "for his development of crystallographic electron microscopy...

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J.M. Coetzee MP

Adelaide, SA, Australia

John Maxwell Coetzee (born 9 February 1940) is an author and academic from South Africa. He is now an Australian citizen and lives in Adelaide, South Australia. A novelist and literary critic as well a...

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Avril Ire Malan, a1b6c3d9e3f3g4h3 MP (1898 - 1975)

Avirl Irè Malan D.SC D,SC Lid van die Volksraad. Member of parliament Matriculat ed at the Hoërskool Wellington. Studied at University of South Africa Studied further at Unive...

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Thokozile Matilda Masipa MP

Thokozile Masipa The Honourable Thokozile Masipa Judge in the Gauteng Division of the High Court of South Africa Incumbent Assumed office1 December 1998 Nominated by Judicial Service Commission ...

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Gerrie Nel MP

Gerhard C "Gerrie" Nel Gerrie Nel is a South African advocate and prosecutor for the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) of South Africa.He is nicknamed "Bulldog" for his tenacity in the courtroom, ...

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Sarhili aHintsa, Paramount Chief of the Gcaleka Xhosa MP (1809 - 1892)

Sarili ka Hintsa (about 1810 - 1892) was the 5th chief of the Gcaleka sub-group of the Xhosa nation, and paramount chief of all the Xhosa, from 1835 until his death in 1892 at Sholora, Bomvanaland. H...

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Sandile Mgolombane kaNgqika, Great House Son, Paramount Chief of the Rharhabe Xhosa MP (1821 - 1878)

Sandile (1820-1878) - a Chief of the Ngqika and Paramount-Chief of the Rharhabe. A dynamic and charismatic chief, he led the Xhosa armies in several of the Cape-Xhosa Frontier Wars. Having recently bee...

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Adam Tas, SV/PROG MP (c.1668 - c.1722)

Adam Tas From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Adam Tas (1668 – June 1722) was a community leader in the Cape Colony at the turn of the 17th century, and is best known for his role in the confli...

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Fortuin van Angola (c.1694 - c.1714)

Fortuin van Angola Born c. 1694, in Angola H.F. Heese, Reg en Onreg (Kaapse Regspraak in die Agtiende Eeu) (Belville, South Africa: Instituut vir Historiese Navorsing, Universiteit van Wes-Kaap...

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Titus van Bengale (c.1684 - c.1714)

Titus van Bengale Born. c. 1684, Bengal India H.F. Heese, Reg en Onreg (Kaapse Regspraak in die Agtiende Eeu) (Belville, South Africa: Instituut vir Historiese Navorsing, Universiteit van Wes-K...

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Arnoldus Pannevis (1838 - 1884)

Arnoldus Pannevis (Ouderkerk aan den IJssel 1838 - Paarl 1884) Pannevis se groot betekenis lê in die aandeel wat hy geneem het in die Afrikaanse Beweging, en tog het hy ook gedigte in Afrikaan...

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Casper Peter Hoogenhout (1843 - 1922)

Casper Peter (CP) Hoogenhout, 11 Mar 1843 Amsterdam - 13 Jan 1922 Optenhorst, Boven Vallei Oor C.P. Hoogenhout se lewe weet ons heel weinig, want in sy beskeidenheid het hy nooit oor homself of van s...

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Daniël François Malherbe MP (1881 - 1969)

Daniël François Malherbe , Daljosafat 28 mei 1881 - Bloemfontein 12 april 1969 Daniël François Malherbe is op 28 mei 1881 op die plaas Kleinbosch in Daljosafat, distrik Pa...

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Kommandant Johannes Cornelius Lötter (1873 - 1901)

f10 Johannes Cornelius Jacobus Y Bouwersfontein, Somerset-Oos 15-1-1873 ≈ 4-5-1873 † Middelburg KP 12-10-1901 Bron : Aanvullende Bronne Ligging van Bouwersfontein Ligging van Mi...

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Mary Anne Hobson, SM MP (1832 - 1911)

Nancy 'Mary' Anne Cooper b. Abt 1829, d. 14 Jan 1911, West Kensington, London (Age ~ 82 years) Married 18 Mar 1868 Somerset East Old Families compiled by Duncan Ferguson Marriages that ...

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Piet Hugo MP (1892 - 1961)

Johan Hugo says: "My grandfather, Senator Petrus Paulus (Piet) Hugo, was a founder member of the National Party in 1914with Hertzog. He later became a Senator and headed the senate in the late 1950's, ...

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Maria Elizabeth Charlotte Oakshott (1875 - 1975)

Maria Elizabeth Rothmann (M.E.R.) (* 28 Augustus 1875, Swellendam – † 7 September 1975, Swellendam) was ’n Afrikaanse skrywer, en ’n medestigter van die Voortrekkerbeweging....

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Eve Palmer MP (1916 - 1998)

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John van Melle MP (1887 - 1953)

Johannes van Melle (Goes, 11 Februarie 1887 - Johannesburg, 8 November 1953), was 'n Nederlandse en Suid-Afrikaanse skrywer. Sy pennaam was John van Melle. Van Melle kom in 1906 na Suid-Afrika na 'n ...

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Archbishop Desmond Mpilo Tutu, Nobel Peace Prize 1984 MP

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Thuli Madonsela MP

Thuli Madonsela: Public Protector of South Africa Thulisile Madonesla is South Africa's Public Protector. She is also a Human Rights Lawyer and Equality Expert. Madonesla is one of the 11 technical e...

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Herman Charles Bosman MP (1905 - 1951)

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Elisabeth Le Roux Bradley (1938 - d.)

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Elisabeth Francoise Eybers, b1c6d8e2 MP (1915 - 2007)

Elisabeth Françoise Eybers (16 February 1915 – 1 December 2007), was a South African poet. Her poetry was mainly in Afrikaans, although she has translated some of her own work (and those ...

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Peter (from Königsberg, Prussia) Becker, SV/PROG MP (c.1673 - c.1747)

Page 3 “Genealogical Institute of SA, Stellenbosch, 2011 SAF CD v3” Pieter BEKKER is in circa 1673 gebore. Hy was van Köningsberg en land aan die Kaap in 1695. Hy trou met Johann...

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Anna Maria Rabie (1810 - 1842)

When she was 17 she was well known as the most beautiful girl the people of Graaff-Reinet had ever laid their eyes upon. She was a brunette with delicate features and a perfect figure. The trouble was,...

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Maria Mouton, b7 SM MP (c.1690 - 1714)

Judi Marais-Meyer register Geslagregister van vroeë Kaapse families C C de Villiers b7 Maria x Frans Joosten, v. Lippstad ----------------------------------------------------------------...

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Daniel Johannes Stephanus Theron MP (1872 - 1900)

Daniël Johannes Stephanus Theron, (9 May 1872 - 5 September 1900) , often called Danie Theron, was born in Tulbagh, Cape Colony, and raised in Bethlehem, Orange Free State. Originally trained ...

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William Hofmeyr Craib (1895 - 1982)

Professor Don Craib - see a book review of a book "In Search of Truth. A Portrait of Don Craib" by EB Adams.

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Albertus Daniel Keet (1888 - 1972)

AD Keet (Alice, 14 October 1888 - Senekal, 12 Februarie 1972) Gebore en getoë Albertus Daniel Keet is op 14 Oktober 1888 op Alice in die Oos-Kaap gebore. Hy was die jongste seun van ds BB Ke...

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Henri Guillaume Boshoff (1862 - 1930)

Henri Guillaume Bosseau Boshoff (18/10/1862 - 5/3/1930) is vernoem na die stamvader wat in 1741 na Suid afrika gekom het. Henri was die jongste seun van Johan Christoffel Boshoff en Maria Magdalena van...

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A.G. Visser MP (1878 - 1929)

Andries Gerhardus Visser is op 1 Maart 1878 op die plaas Zaaifontein, in die distrik van Fraserburg, Kaapkolonie, gebore. 'n Groot droogte het sy ouers van hulle plaas in Carnarvon afgedryf, en hy is i...

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Esmé Euvrard (1919 - 1993)

Bronne Skoothondjie treur nog oor Esmé se skielike dood JOHANNESBURG. Chicco, die liefling-chihuahua van mej. Esmé Euvrard, treur oor sy ounooi. Sedert haar dood Saterdagoggen...

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Regter Henry Allan Fagan MP (1889 - 1963)

Henry Allen Fagan (Tulbagh, 4 april 1889-Kaapstad, 6 december 1963) Een van Suid-Afrika se veelsydigste figure, oud-hoofregter Henry Allen Fagan, is op 6 Desember 1963 oorlede. Veelsydig: hy was in d...

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Christiaan Mauritz van den Heever, ii MP (1902 - 1957)

C.M. van den Heever, Afrikaanse skrywer en digter Christiaan Maurits van den Heever (27 februari 1902 - Johannesburg, 7 juli 1957) Christiaan Maurits van den Heever is gebore in 'n konsentrasiekamp...

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Bles Bridges (1947 - 2000)

Born on 22/7/1946 Married Leonie Lemmer in 1969 Two children Sunette Bridges born 1970 Victor Bridges born 1972 Bles Bridges (22 July 1947, Viljoensdrif, Free State) – 24 March 2000), born Law...

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Freda Linde (1915 - 2013)

1944 – Terug na die mimosas en ander essays 1960 – Swiera van die waterkant 1962 – Vreemdeling in my stad: essays 1963 – Die rooi haan 1964 – Snoet-alleen &#x...

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Steve Biko MP (1946 - 1977)

Steve Biko - Wikipedia entry "On 18 August 1977, Biko was arrested at a police roadblock under the Terrorism Act No 83 of 1967 and interrogated by officers of the Port Elizabeth security police inc...

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Sophia Williams - de Bruyn MP

Sophia Williams-de Bruyn THE LAST OF THE MATRIARCHS By Khubu Meth THE WOMEN WHO MADE US The only surviving leader of the 1956 march, Sophia Williams-de Bruyn - then barely 18, together with Lil...

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Rahima Moosa MP (1922 - 1993)

Moosa, Rahima Born: 14 October 1922, in the Strand, Cape Town Died: 1993 In summary: Shop steward for the Cape Town Food and Canning Workers’ Union, member of the Transvaal Indian Congress...

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Lilian Masediba Ngoyi MP (1911 - 1980)

Lilian Masediba Ngoyi Born: 1911, Pretoria, Gauteng (then Transvaal), South Africa Died: 13 March 1980, Orlando Township, Gauteng (then Transvaal), South Africa In summary: Politician and anti-ap...

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Helen Joseph MP (1905 - 1992)

Helen Beatrice Joseph (née Fennell) (8 April 1905 – 25 December 1992) was born in Easebourne near Midhurst West Sussex, England and graduated from King's College London, in 1927. After ...

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Johannes Francois Elias Celliers, g1h1 MP (1865 - 1940)

Jan Francois Elias Celliers , algemeen bekend as Jan F.E. Celliers (gebore 12 Januarie 1865 naby Wellington, Wes-Kaap toe die Kaapkolonie; oorlede 1 Junie 1940 in Harrismith, Vrystaat) was 'n Afrikaans...

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Colin Richard Moss MP

Colin Moss is a South African actor and television personality best known for presenting Fear Factor for M-Net in 2002, co-presenting Idols 2003 and presenting Idols in 2005 and 2006. In 2007 he re...

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Abraham Petrus Smit (1909 - 1979)

Books Rev Smit wrote. Kerklike gedenkboeke Barkly-Oos: Ligglans oor die berge, eeufeesgedenkboek Ned. Geref. Gemeente en Gemeenskap, Barkly-Oos, 1873-1973. Beaufort-Wes: Gedenkboek van die Nederd...

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Nicolaas Jacobus Hofmeyr, b2c1d10 (1827 - 1909)

Professor Nicolaas Hofmeyr had a rich and full life. He was: minister of the NG Church Hoogleraar van die kweekskool op Stellenbosch. Skrywer van Christelike boeke Mede aansteler van die skoo...

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Frederick Timpson I'Ons (1802 - 1887)

Frederick Timpson I'Ons was born in Islington, Middlesex, England on 15 November 1802. His father was John I'Ons, the master of a riding-school in Islington. Frederick was one of eight children. As a y...

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Wynand Charl Malan, Generaal MP (1872 - 1953)

Kaapse Rebel. Kommandant in die Theron Verkenningskorps (TVK) en later Veggeneraal vir die Middellandse kommandos Bronne : Malan Familiebond The Anglo-Boer War Group on Facebook

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Albertina Sisulu MP (1918 - 2011)

Nontsikelelo Albertina Sisulu (21 October 1918 – 2 June 2011) was a South African anti–apartheid activist, and the widow of fellow activist Walter Sisulu (1912–2003). She was aff...

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Walter Sisulu MP (1912 - 2003)

Walter Max Ulyate Sisulu (18 May 1912 – 5 May 2003) was a South African anti-apartheid activist and member of the African National Congress (ANC), serving at times as Secretary-General and Dep...

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Albert Gerald 'Zulu' Lewis, DFC and Bar MP (1918 - 1982)

Albert Gerald Lewis DFC and bar Nickname Zulu Born 18 April 1918 Kimberley, South Africa Died 14 December 1982 (aged 64) Allegiance South Africa Service/branch Royal Air Force Years of...

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Petrus Hendrik 'Dutch' Hugo, DSO DFC and 2 bars MP (1917 - 1986)

Petrus Hugo DSO DFC and 2 bars ,[4] was a South African flying ace of the Second World War. Petrus Hendrik Hugo was born 20 December 1917 at Pampoenpoort, Cape Province. He attended the Witwatersrand...

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Malcolm Lyall-Watson, Dr MP (1939 - 2008)

Modern day adventurer, explorer and author of 29 books bridging science and mysticism. Was instrumental in the international ban on whaling. TV presenter bringing Sumo wrestling to the UK. Tour leader ...

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Rufus Papenfus (deceased)

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President Willem Cornelis Janse van Rensburg MP (1818 - 1865)

Willem Cornelis Janse van Rensburg (16 May 1818 – 13 August 1865) was the Second President of the South African Republic, from 1863 to 1864. He was born near the town of Beaufort West, the son...

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'Mrs Ples' Australopithecus Africanus MP (deceased)

'Mrs Ples' hominid fossil STS 5 ( b -2 0000000 ) Species: Australopithecus africanus Age: 2.05 mya Buried: Sterkfontein, South Africa Mrs. Ples is the popular nickname for the most complete sku...

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Christiaan Friedrich Louis Leipoldt MP (1880 - 1947)

C. Louis Leipoldt (28 Desember, 1880 — 12 April, 1947) was 'n bekende, vroeë Afrikaanse digter, geneesheer, plantkundige en joernalis. Hy wen die Hertzogprys in 1935 (saam met W.E.G. Louw...

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Lady Anne Barnard MP (1750 - 1825)

F, #20567, b. 8 December 1750, d. 6 May 1825 Last Edited=19 Feb 2011 Consanguinity Index=0.0% Lady Anne Lindsay was born on 8 December 1750.1 She was the daughter of James Lindsay, 5th Earl of Ba...

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Izak David du Plessis (1900 - 1981)

Izak David (ID) du Plessis is op 25 Junie op Phillipstown gebore. Hy voltooi sy skoolloopbaan aan die Hoër Jongenskool in Wynberg. Nadat hy sy studies aan die Universiteit van Kaapstad voltooi h...

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Hendrik Carel Vos Leibbrandt, b5c8 (1837 - 1911)

Hendrik Carel Vos Leibbrandt, 31.12.1837 - 1.1.1911 Hendrik married Sara SINCLAIR in 1860. They had 12 children, 7 sons and 5 daughters, of whom 8 survived infancy. Hendrik, the eighth child of win...

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Maria de la Queillerie, SM/PROG MP (1629 - 1664)

QUEILLERIE, Maria de la , ook bekend als Maria Quelleverius (geb. Rotterdam 28-10-1629 – gest. Malakka 2-11-1664), de vrouw van Jan van Riebeeck, commandeur van de Kaapkolonie. Dochter van Abrah...

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James Percy Fitzpatrick, Sir MP (1862 - 1931)

Sir James Percy FitzPatrick, KCMG (24 July 1862 – 24 January 1931), known as Percy FitzPatrick, was a South African author, politician, mining financier and pioneer of the fruit industry. He aut...

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Jan Christoffel Greyling Kemp, General and MP (1872 - 1946)

Source: Wikipedia profile for Jan KEMP (General). Born 10 JUN 1872 in Amersfoort district, Transvaal. Son of Jurie Johannes KEMP and Maria Aletta GREYLING. His maternal grandfather, Abraham Carel...

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Topsy Smith (1914 - 1985)

Bettie Naudé / Jose Eksteen Bettie Naudé's character Saartjie has been popular among young Afrikaans readers for a long time. Naudé /Jose Eksteen are the pseudonym,s of Topsy Smi...

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Alexander Logie du Toit MP (1878 - 1948)

Alexander Logie du Toit FRS (14 March 1878 – 25 February 1948) was a South African geologist - an early supporter of Alfred Wegener's theory of continental drift. the most important geologist ...

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Johannes Theodorus van der Kemp, SV/PROG MP (1747 - 1812)

Name: Johannes Theodorus van der Kemp Variations of the name: None Origin of the name: Dutch (Van der Kamp): topographic name for someone who lived by a field or a particular domain, from Middle Du...

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Natalie du Toit MP

Natalie du Toit (born January 29, 1984) is a South African swimmer. She won gold medals at the 2004 Paralympic Games and the Commonwealth Games. She was one of two Paralympians to compete at the 2008 S...

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Fanie van der Merwe MP

Fanie van der Merwe South Africa’s foremost Paralympian sprinter who has cerebral palsy. He achieved a gold medal at the Beijing Summer Paralympics in 2008. Fanie competes mainly in category T...

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James Michael Thompson MP

James Thompson (born 18 November 1986) is a South African rower. He won a gold medal in the Men's lightweight coxless four event at the 2012 Summer Olympics James grew up in Cape Town before heading ...

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Leonard Sachs (1909 - 1990)

Leonard Meyer Sachs Sachs was born in South Africa in the town of Roodepoort, Transvaal (now Gauteng). He had many television and film roles from the 1930s to the 1980s, including Mowbray in the 1950...

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Oscar Pistorius MP

Oscar Pistorius (born 22 November 1986, Johannesburg), South African sprint runner who is a double amputee was selected to run in both the individual 400 metres and the 4x400 relay at the London Olympi...

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Charles Robberts (Blackie) Swart MP (1894 - 1982)

Charles Robberts Swart (Winburg, 5 Desember 1894 – 16 Julie 1982) was die laaste Goewerneur-Generaal van die Unie van Suid-Afrika van 1960 tot 1961, en die eerste Staatspresident van die Republi...

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Fredrick (Frank John?) Roberts MP (c.1876 - 1912)

Name: Mr Frederick (Frank John?) Roberts Born in Birmingham West Midlands England Age: 36 years Marital Status: Married. Last Residence: at 7 Dawson's Cottage, Reading Road Farnborough Hamp...

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