Zindziswa (Zindzi) Mandela, second daughter of Winnie and , is born.
The Battle of Ulundi, decisive battle during the Zulu War, takes place with the British forces gaining the upper hand and Cetsh The Battle of Ulundi, decisive battle during the Z...
The Minister of Bantu Administration and Development, M.C. de Wet Nel, says that ‘Tswanaland’, a number of African reserves ski The Minister of Bantu Administration and Developme...
President Marien Ngouabi of the Congo is assassinated in a military coup and replaced by Colonel Yhombi-Opango. President Marien Ngouabi of the Congo is assassina...
More Events On This Day
- 1881 Boers defeat British in the battle of Ingogo (Anglo-Boer War 1)
- 1884 Zulu King Cetshwayo Dies
- 1906 Members of Bambathas homestead are pursued by policemen for refusing to pay the ‘hut tax’
- 1958 Edgar Whitehead succeeds Garfield Todd as premier of South Rhodesia.
- 1964 Sir de Villiers Graaff agrees with SA veto of UN visit
- 1981 Mozambique stresses its continued support for the ANC
- 1989 Women call for alternative ways of conscription
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