President Nelson Mandela delivers his last major address to parliament.
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More Events On This Day
- 1922 The Young Communist League (YCLSA) is officially formed
- 1936 Sydney Bunting, labour union leader dies
- 1960 Violent clashes about the Transkei territorial authorities continues
- 1963 The Organisation of African Unity is formed and Africa Day is declared
- 1976 Deputy Minister of Bantu Education,Treurnicht is warned about deteriorating conditions in Soweto
- 1994 Judge Goldstone calls for “truth commission” on atrocities
- 1994 United Nations lifts arms embargo on South Africa
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