1952 The African National Congress’ (ANC) Defiance Campaign against the South African Apartheid Regime, which in ...read more
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- 1679 The Castle of Good Hope, oldest surviving colonial building in South Africa, is completed.
- 1888 Early Xhosa author William Gqoba dies
- 1941 Abyssinian fortress of Dessie is captured by South African troops during World War II
- 1964 Tanganyika and Zanzibar unite to form the United Republic of Tanzania. Bute, E.L. & Harmer, H.J.P. (1997). The Black Han
- 1968 The Ben Schoeman freeway is opened
- 1994 South Africa’s first multiracial elections start
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