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Christopher van Wyk MP (1957 - 2014)

9/29/2008 5/21/2017

5/21/2017 5/21/2017

Andrew Geddes Bain, SV/PROG MP (1797 - 1864)

--------------------------- Andrew Geddes Bain, 19, Saddler, arrived at the Cape in 1816 on the Princess Charlotte . --------------------------------------------------------

9/27/2009 5/17/2017

Karel Schoeman MP (1939 - 2017)

Karel Schoeman was 'n hoogs bekroonde Afrikaanse skrywer en geskiedkundige. Hy het drie keer die Hertzogprys gewen (in 1970 vir sy romans By fakkellig, 'n Lug vol helder wolke en Spiraal; in 1986 vir '...

5/10/2017 5/10/2017

Denise Ann Darvall MP (1942 - 1967)

She was the world's first heart transplant donor.

5/7/2017 5/7/2017

Jacobus Arnoldus Combrinck Graaff was born on 4 March 1863. He was the son of Petrus Novbertus Graaff and Anna Elizabeth de Villiers.2 He married Susan Elsabie Maria Theunisson, daughter of J W Hurten ...

7/25/2009 4/8/2017

Joost van der Westhuizen MP (1971 - 2017)

Joost van der Westhuizen Date of birth: 20 February 1971 in Pretoria High school: FH Odendaal, Pretoria Tertiary education: University of Pretoria Province: Blue Bulls Family Parents:...

4/18/2007 2/6/2017

David John "Dave" Matthews (born January 9, 1967) is a South African-born American singer-songwriter, musician and actor, best known as the lead vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist for the Dave Matthew...

1/27/2017 1/29/2017

Sir De Villiers Graaff MP (1913 - 1999)

De Villiers Graaff From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Sir David Pieter de Villiers Graaff, 2nd Baronet (8 December 1913 - 4 October 1999) (given name de Villiers, surname Graaff) known as Div Gr...

7/11/2009 1/27/2017

Magnus André de Merindol Malan, Generaal MP (1930 - 2011)

"Generaal"

General Magnus André de Merindol Malan SSA SD OMSG SM MP (30 January 1930 – 18 July 2011) was the Minister of Defence in the cabinet of President P. W. Botha, Chief of the South African Defence Force (...

12/15/2009 1/16/2017

Kepler Christoffel Wessels (born 14 September 1957) A former South African cricketer who captained South Africa after playing 24 Tests for Australia. He was the first man to have played One Day Inter...

2/27/2012 1/6/2017

Rajesh 'Tony' Gupta MP (c.1972 - d.)

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11/4/2016 11/4/2016

Charles Herbert Mullins, VC MP (1869 - 1916)

Captain Charles Herbert Mullins VC . Born in Grahamstown 28 June 1859 - son of Revd Canon Robert John Mullins. At the Battle of Elandslaagte he and Captain Robert Johnston were awarded the VC. "On ...

3/18/2015 10/23/2016

Alan Stewart Paton MP (1903 - 1988)

9/16/2016 10/22/2016

Jan Willem Boudewijn Gunning (3 September 1860 in Hilversum, North Holland – 26 June 1913 in Pretoria), was a Dutch physician, who served as the director of both the Staatsmuseum and what was then kn...

6/6/2008 9/27/2016

Kenneth Wittstock, Shihan MP

Randfontein, West Rand, Gauteng, South Africa

Sensei Ken started karate at the age of 20 and he is now 74 years old. He is truly one of SA JKA’s founding fathers – present at the very first meeting in 1963 which gave rise to our beloved SA JKA K...

10/25/2014 9/19/2016

Mark Richard Shuttleworth (born 18 September 1973) is a South African entrepreneur and space tourist who became the first citizen of an independent African country to travel to space. Shuttleworth fund...

9/15/2016 9/16/2016

Jochem van Bruggen, SV/PROG MP (1881 - 1957)

Bronne: Geboorte - Grafsteen -

11/21/2014 7/29/2016

Dalene Matthee MP (1938 - 2005)

"Dalena Scott"

Matthee's ashes are scattered at Krisjan-se-Nek, one of her favourite places in the Knysna Forest. In 2008, a memorial was erected here in her memory and the 800-year-old Yellowwood tree standi...

7/24/2016 7/24/2016

Izaak Wilhelmus ''Boerneef'' Van Der Merwe MP (1896 - 1967)

"Boerneef"

9/30/2014 6/17/2016

Jody David Scheckter MP

Hampshire, England

1950 Born in East London, in South Africa's Eastern Cape, where his father owns a Renault dealership. Goes to the nearby Selborne College. 1970 Moves to Britain, where he rapidly ascends to the ranks...

4/18/2013 4/15/2016

Charles George Glass MP (c.1841 - d.)

3/26/2016 3/26/2016

1820 British Settlers Theophilus Shepstone 3, together with his parents, were members of William Holder's Party of 39 Settlers on the Settler Ship Kennersley Castle . Party originated from Gloucest...

10/14/2011 3/22/2016

Dr. Ernest George Jansen MP (1881 - 1959)

in Wikipedia, die vrye ensiklopedie Dr. Ernest George Jansen (Dundee, 7 Augustus 1881 – 25 November 1959) was ’n kultuurleier, skrywer, kabinetsminister, Speaker van die Volksraad en voorlaaste goewe...

3/21/2016 3/22/2016

Martha Mabel Jansen MP (1889 - 1979)

"Jansen"

in Wikipedia, die vrye ensiklopedie Martha Mabel Jansen (gebore Pellissier, Bethulie, 1 November 1889 - Pretoria, 8 Januarie 1979) was ’n Suid-Afrikaanse opvoedkundige, skrywer, joernalis, kultuurlei...

3/21/2016 3/22/2016

Henrietta Emily Iris Vaughan MP (1890 - 1977)

"South Africa, Church of the Province of South Africa, Parish Registers, 1801-2004," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 21 May 2014), South Africa > Cape of Good Hope > Grahamstown, East London, St...

2/27/2015 3/16/2016

Louis van Mauritius MP (c.1778 - 1808)

Excellent Biography at the Cape Slave and Indigene People's Site by Patric Tariq Mellet DEPOT KAB SOURCE CJ TYPE LEER

3/8/2016 3/8/2016

Excellent Biography at the Cape Slave and Indigene People's Site by Patric Tariq Mellet Biography at SA History Online

3/8/2016 3/8/2016

10/19/2011 3/7/2016

10/19/2011 3/7/2016

Willem Hermanus Coetzer MP (1900 - 1983)

"Harry"

Welbekende Suid Afrikaans gebore Kunstenaar . Sien PDF document van sy lewe en werke saamgestel deur André de Beer.

8/19/2015 1/22/2016

Nataniel le Roux MP

"Nataniël"

South-African singer, songwriter and entertainer. Nataniël launched his solo career in 1987 with the release of his first single, Maybe Time. Since then he has released 13 albums, staged more than 50 o...

3/12/2014 1/19/2016

Johann Friedrich Bernhard Rissik MP (1857 - 1925)

"Johannes Rissig", "Johann Friedrich Bernhard Rissink"

Bronne: Geboorteakte, Burgerlijke Stand - (2) Sterfkennis - Grafsteen - Pretoriana, Johann Rissik Uitgawe. Voorblad , Deel 2 , Deel 3 , Deel 4 , Deel 5 , Deel 6 , Deel 7 , Deel 8 en Deel 9 .

1/2/2016 1/2/2016

François Petrus (Toon) van den Heever MP (1894 - 1956)

"Toon van den Heever"

François Petrus van den Heever , wat sy geskrifte hoofsaaklik onder die naam Toon van den Heever gepubliseer het, is op 29 November 1894 in Heidelberg, Transvaal gebore. Ná sy skoolopleiding op Montagu...

2/15/2010 12/30/2015

Elsabé Steenberg MP (1938 - 1996)

2/20/2009 12/24/2015

Jacob Zuma, President of South Africa MP

"Jacob Gedleyihlekisa Zuma"

en.wikipedia.org... ; edition.cnn.com/2012/04/21... - marriage to Gloria Bongekile Ngema on 20 April 2012 ; mg.co.za - All the president's women... ; Zuma's 22 children ; Jacob Zuma's Family Empire

4/22/2012 11/29/2015

Pieter Willem Adriaan Mulder MP

"Piet"

Potchefstroom, Southern DC, North West, South Africa

Hoofseun Randfontein Laerskool/Head boy Laerskoon Randfontein Hoofseun/Headboy- Hoërskool Riebeeck Doktors graad verwerf aan die Potchefstroomse Universiteit vir Christelike Hoër Onderwys. Doctor...

8/15/2008 10/14/2015

Cornelius Petrus Mulder MP (1925 - 1988)

"Minister Connie Mulder"

Minister in parliament Teacher at Hoërskool Riebeeck before becoming involved in politics. Dostors degree at Universtiry of Potchefstroom Resided in Randfontein where he is also buried in the her...

8/15/2008 10/14/2015

Pres. Kmdt-Gen. Stephanus Schoeman MP (1810 - 1890)

""Stormvogel van den Noorden"

2nd President of the South African Republic In office 6 December 1860 – 17 April 1862 Preceded by Marthinus Wessel Pretorius Succeeded by: Willem Cornelis Janse van Renseburg Personal details Born 14 M...

8/18/2007 10/10/2015

Samuel Marcus Kinkead MP (1897 - d.)

Flight-Lieutenant Samuel Marcus “Kink” Kinkead , 1 Naval Squadron, RNAS(DSC and Bar): Samuel Marcus Kinkead was born in Johannesburg, South Africa, on the 25 february 1897. He was educated at Jeppe H...

3/24/2014 8/28/2015

8/28/2015 8/28/2015

Donald James Woods MP (1933 - 2001)

"Zweliyanyikima "the world shakes" his Xhosa name given to him by the Bomvana people"

Donald James Woods was a great grandson of William Nelson, (original 1820 settler (Carlton's Party)). Donald James Woods, CBE (Commander of the British Empire) was a South African journalist and ...

5/5/2014 8/26/2015

Justus Cornelius Dirks MP (1911 - 2000)

"Cor Dirks"

Justus Cornelius Dirks (28 Februarie 1911 Volksrust - 15 Oktober 2000 Johannesburg) , beter bekend as Cor Dirks, was 'n Afrikaanse skrywer van jeugboeke. Cor Dirks was skrywer van 'n paar reekse gewi...

4/15/2015 8/20/2015

Daniel Hartman Craven, c3 MP (1910 - 1993)

"Danie Craven"

Dr Danie Craven, dosent aan Universiteit Stellenbosch, Springbok rugbyspeler en bekende in die wêreld v rugby.

4/24/2008 7/17/2015

Charles Gustav Fichardt MP (1870 - 1923)

deur Gert Theart Charles Gustav Fichardt meer bekend as Charlie , die oudste seun van Gustav Fichardt en Caroline Beck. Hy is op 20 Maart 1870, op sy pa se verjaarsdag, gebore. Charlie is gebore in d...

10/5/2014 7/9/2015

Ingrid Jonker Venter MP (1933 - c.1965)

The article "Die Herkoms van Stamvader Adolph Jonker", published in Familia 52 (2015-2) by Jaco Strauss and Martina Louw can be downloaded in pdf format at An English synopsis of Jaco and Marti...

6/15/2015 6/22/2015

Herbert Kretzmer , OBE (born 5 October 1925) is a South African-born English journalist and lyric writer. He is perhaps best known as the lyricist for the English-language musical adaptation of Les Mis...

11/23/2008 6/1/2015

Gerard Korsten MP (1927 - 1999)

"Gé"

Gé Korsten Tenor Gérard Korsten was a South African opera tenor and actor who had a great influence on Afrikaans culture. Wikipedia Born: December 6, 1927, Rotterdam, Netherlands Died: September 29, 19...

4/19/2013 4/30/2015

First Name: Candice Last Name: Swanepoel Nationality: South African Hair Color: Dark Blonde Eye Color: Blue Date of Birth: 20.October 1988 Place of Birth: Mooi River, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Height...

4/14/2015 4/14/2015

Ernest Hamilton Shum MP (1885 - c.1952)

Ernest Hamilton Shum, known as 'Baby Shum' (died 1952); he played rugby for Transvaal and was the first Natal-born man to play for the Springboks. He featured in one Test for South Africa (a 9-3 win ov...

10/29/2008 4/13/2015

Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell (pronounced /ˈbeɪdən ˈpoʊ.əl/) OM, GCMG, GCVO, KCB (22 February 1857 – 8 January 1941), also known as B-P or Lord Baden-Powell, was a lieute...

8/19/2010 4/1/2015

Sir John Frost KCMG MP (1828 - 1918)

Probate Records John Frost (politician) Sir John Frost KCMG (8 August 1828 – 2 April 1918) was an Anglo-South African landowner, cabinet minister and Member of the Parliament of the Cape of Good Ho...

5/7/2013 4/1/2015

Trevor Noah MP

New York, New York, United States

Trevor Noah (born 20 February 1984) is a South African political satirist, writer, producer, DJ, television host, actor, media critic, and comedian. In March 2015, Comedy Central announced that Noah wo...

3/30/2015 3/30/2015

¥o-landi Vi$$er MP

"Yolandi Visser"

Anri du Toit (born 3 March 1984), better known by her stage name Yolandi Visser (stylized as ¥o-landi Vi$$er), is best known as a vocalist in the South African rap-rave group Die Antwoord.

8/6/2013 3/27/2015

Ninja MP

"Waddy"

Watkin Tudor Jones (born 26 September 1974), known as Ninja, is a South African rapper and record producer.

8/6/2013 3/27/2015

Douglas Neitherleigh Warren "Boss Leigh" MP (1918 - 2009)

""Boss Leigh""

Know as Leigh Warren to all the cousins, (my dad included) was affectionately known as "Boss Leigh," He joined Cambridge Cricket Club in East London remaining a member of the club for nearly 60 years...

3/8/2015 3/15/2015

Prof. Jan Lion-Cachet MP (1838 - 1912)

"Ou Oom Jan"

Author of many Theological Works and Pioneer of Afrikaans literature (poems and novels): "Sewe duiwels en wat hulle gedoen het" Cachet, Jan Lion, predikant en skrywer. 1838: Gebore op 29 November i...

4/22/2010 3/5/2015

Antjie Samuel (Krog) MP

Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

Antjie Krog, born October 23, 1952 in Kroonstad, South Africa, is a prominent South African poet, academic and writer. She is best known for her book Country of My Skull, which chronicled the TRC. Wi...

10/5/2008 3/3/2015

Lawrence G Green MP (1900 - 1972)

Lawrence ("Laurie") George Green (1900 – 14 May 1972) Lawrence George Green was the only son and one of the three children of George Alfred Lawrence Green and his wife Katherine, daughter of Revd G. ...

3/2/2015 3/2/2015

Dr. Jan R.L. "Kleinjan" van Bruggen MP (1895 - 1948)

"Kleinjan van Bruggen"

Dr. Jan Reinder Leonard van Bruggen (Johannesburg, 15 September 1895 - Johannesburg, 9 Mei 1948) was 'n Afrikaanse digter, skrywer, onderwyser en dosent. Hy ontvang sy hoërskoolopleiding aan die King...

11/21/2014 2/22/2015

Steve Hofmeyr MP

"Steve"

Steve Hofmeyr is one of South Africa's best-known singer/songwriters, although is he also known for his acting, writing and poetry. Born in Pretoria, Steve went to Grey College in Bloemfontein, where...

12/12/2012 2/11/2015

André Brink MP (1935 - 2015)

"a1b11c4d3e9f1g1"

2/20/2009 2/8/2015

Thembu aNjanye MP (deceased)

The Ancestry of the abaThembu Kings The earliest known ancestor of the abaThembu was Mbulali , whose grandson, Thembu , led his people from the present kwaZulu-Natal area to Dedesi in the present day...

10/20/2011 1/29/2015

7/12/2009 1/28/2015

Pixley ka lsaka Seme MP (c.1881 - 1951)

Pixley ka Isaka Seme From Wikipedia Pixley ka Isaka Seme (c. 1881[1] – June 1951) was a founder and President of the African National Congress. He was the first black South African Lawyer. Life...

1/13/2015 1/13/2015

Willem Jacobus du Plooy Erlank MP (1901 - 1984)

"Eitemal"

12/9/2014 1/11/2015

Sources and References

1/9/2015 1/9/2015

Eben Donges MP (1898 - 1968)

"Staatshoof Eben Donges"

Theophilus Ebenhaezer (Eben) Dönges (Klerksdorp, Transvaal, 8 Maart 1898 - Kaapstad, 10 Januarie 1968) was ’n Suid-Afrikaanse politikus, koerantman, advokaat en kultuurleier. Theophilus Ebenhaezer ('Eb...

11/21/2010 1/7/2015

Sir Ronald Harwood, CBE MP

United Kingdom

Sir Ronald Harwood, CBE, FRSL (born Ronald Horwitz; 9 November 1934) is an author, playwright and screenwriter. He is most noted for his plays for the British stage as well as the screenplays for The D...

2/9/2010 1/2/2015

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...

1/12/2014 12/9/2014

Gabriel Cornelis de Jongh MP (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...

12/9/2014 12/9/2014

Martinus Johannes de Jongh MP (1885 - 1942)

"Tinus de Jongh", "Marthinus Johannes de Jongh"

[ ] Early life in Holland Tinus de Jongh was born in Amsterdam on the 31 January 1885 the youngest of four children and son of Marthinus Johannes de Jongh and Wilhelmina Krull. He revealed artistic...

2/26/2013 12/9/2014

Robert Joshua Pakeman MP (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...

12/6/2014 12/7/2014

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 ...

12/4/2014 12/4/2014

Prof Robert Broom MP (1886 - 1951)

"DSC.MD."

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 practitio...

6/10/2009 11/19/2014

Maggie Laubser MP (1886 - 1973)

"Maggie Laubser", "Maria Magdalena Laubser"

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...

5/2/2014 11/12/2014

Irma Stern MP (1894 - 1966)

"Irma Prinz"

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 returned to Germany...

3/26/2012 11/12/2014

Gregorius Johannes Boonzaaier MP (1909 - 2005)

"Gregoire John Boonzaaier"

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 Ashbey’s Gallery in Cape T...

11/4/2014 11/9/2014

Pieter Daniël Rossouw, b9c3d1e9f10 MP (1844 - 1896)

"Pieter Daniel Rousseau", "P.D. Rossouw", "PETRUS", "P.D.R."

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...

4/28/2012 11/9/2014

Daniel Cornelius Boonzaaier MP (1865 - 1950)

"D. C. Boonzaaier"

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 drawing ...

11/4/2014 11/9/2014

Leon Gerdener Rousseau MP (1931 - 2016)

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...

11/8/2014 11/8/2014

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 family moves to Koffiefont...

11/3/2014 11/4/2014

Noni Jabavu MP (1919 - 2008)

"Donald Woods"

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...

11/2/2014 11/2/2014

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), which soug...

11/2/2014 11/2/2014

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 took over...

11/2/2014 11/2/2014

Jacobus Hendrik Pierneef MP (1886 - 1957)

"Henk"

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...

11/1/2014 11/2/2014

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, and ul...

10/30/2014 11/1/2014

Jacques Henry Kallis MP

"Jakes", "Woogie", "Kalahari"

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...

9/15/2014 9/15/2014

Arthur Lennox Ochse, c2d8 MP (1899 - 1949)

"b6c2d8"

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 * Updated from Famil...

8/30/2014 8/30/2014

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...

2/25/2009 8/25/2014

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...

2/20/2013 8/25/2014

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...

8/21/2014 8/21/2014

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 ...

8/21/2014 8/21/2014

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;...

8/21/2014 8/21/2014

Johannes Henoch Marais MP (1850 - 1915)

"Jannie"

Johannes Henoch (Jannie) Marais (* Coetzenburg 8 September 1850 † Montagu 30 Mei 1915) was 'n kampvegter vir Afrikaans en filantroop wat o.a. die stigting van die Universiteit van Stellenbosch moontlik...

2/17/2010 8/15/2014

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 condit...

7/2/2012 8/12/2014

Sir Aaron Klug, 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...

4/14/2009 8/12/2014

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...

11/30/2011 8/12/2014