Biographies

Chief Rabbi Israel Abrahams was born on 12 March 1903 in Vilna, Lithuania. He was the son of Zecharya Alter Abramowich and Rachel Leah... read more
Mkhonza Abner was released from Robben Island prison on the 18th of October 1981. His prison number was 114/7477. He was from Katlehong... read more
Sithole Thembinkosi Abner was released from Robben Island prison on the 27th of February 1986. His prison number was 15/3271. He was fr... read more
Maduna Abednego was released from Robben Island prison on 8 October 1973. His prison number was 1/5392. He was from Zwelithsa... read more
Shamar Abduraghman was released from Robben Island prison on 9 June 1982. His prison number was 15/8157.  read more
Sibene Abishayi was released from Robben Island prison on 4 November 1964. His prison number was KB1692/64. read more
Chiloane Abel was released from Robben Island prison on 20 June 1978. His prison number was 1/5355. read more
G. Abdulla was a Cape member of the South African Indian Federation (SAIF) in 1927. read more
Likard Aba was banned under Act No. 44 of 1950 (Suppression of Communism Act) Section 9.
Mohamed (Bob) Suleman Asmal was born in 1923 in Piet Retief.  He was accused in the Treason Trial, and the trial that was run parallel... read more
International award winning filmmaker Junaid Ahmed was born in Durban, Natal (now KwaZulu-Natal) South Africa in 1959. He attended Southland... read more
David ‘Andy’ Anderson was born in Kwazulu-Natal. He began his editorial cartooning career in 1977, submitting work for the Natal... read more

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