Black (Native) Laws Amendment Act No 54 commences
This Day In History dates for TODAY
- 1861 Henry Francis Fynn, Natal pioneer and settler, dies in Durban
- 1886 First mines are proclaimed in Johannesburg
- 1914 General Koos de la Rey, buried in Lichtenburg amid a very tense atmosphere.
- 1915 WWI: battalion consisting of ‘Cape Coloured men’, called the Cape Corps, is established
- 1960 ”Unknown” White man is hanged in Pretoria
- 1978 South African Prime Minister, John Vorster resigns
- 1989 F.W. De Klerk is inaugurated
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