You are here
Derek Lyle Keys, SA minister of finance from 1992Oct. 1994, is born in Johannesburg.
Muhammad Ali Pasha (80), who ruled Egypt for forty-four years, dies in Alexandria. Muhammad Ali Pasha (80), who ruled Egypt for forty...
Minister of Justice Kobie Coetsee announces guidelines for the release of political prisoners and the return of exiles. Minister of Justice Kobie Coetsee announces guidel...
Bafana Bafana, the SA soccer team, loses 0-2 in a home game. Bafana Bafana, the SA soccer team, loses 0-2 in a...
More Events On This Day
- 1897 Robert Koch announces the discovery of a rinderpest vaccine
- 1906 Two policemen are killed in poll tax resistance
- 1919 George Pauling, builder of railway lines in SA, dies
- 1932 Edgar Wallace (56), author and newspaper editor in South Africa, dies in Hollywood.
- 1960 ANC receives letter of gratitude from the British Prime Minister, Herold Macmillan
- 1987 Shift in US Foreign Policy toward apartheid state takes place
- 1988 Businesswoman Pearl Tshabalala is shot dead
more dates like these...