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Herbert Hayton Castens was educated at Rugby School in Warwickshire, where the game of rugby allegedly originated. He played both cricket an... read more
  Johanna and Hester Cornelius were brought up in the Western Transvaal in an Afrikaner family. Their family was very nationalistic, wi... read more
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Richard S Canca was born in 1924 in Transkei. Canca was a leading figure in the All African Convention (AAC). Born about 1924... read more
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The GWU strike was a failure, and workers were forced to return to work. The Union however grew stronger over the years. M... read more
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A member of the Orange Free State Volksraad and Boer general, Cronje was the son of Johannes Daniel Cronje and his wife,... read more
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Cole was a portraitist who, apart from work in England, sought commissions in colonial corridors of power, from SA to India and Australasia.... read more
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Chikerema was born on 2 April 1925 at Kutama Mission in Zvimba, in present day Mashonaland West in Zimbabwe. Robert Mugabe, who was his ne... read more
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He was a primer mover in the building the new VM in 2001 in Eshowe. He is represented in public and private collections in... read more
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Born 1874, Leipzig, Germany; died Stellenbosch, Cape, 1959 Canitz studied for a diploma in painting at the Saxon Academy in Dresden. In 1909... read more
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