This Day In History

South African black activist and poet Benjamin Moloise is hanged for allegedly killing a police officer

Friday, 18 October 1985
Black upholsterer and poet, Benjamin Moloise was executed by apartheid government on 18 October 1985. Moloise was accused of murdering a black police officer. The African National Congress claimed responsibility for the murder and repudiated the claim that Moloise was involved. ..
read more
The Portuguese begin mapping and exploring the South African coastline and basic trading takes place between the ...read more
Late Pleistocene (Early and Middle Stone Age)                    800 ...read more