1961 FNLA and MPLA begin a guerrilla campaign to overthrow Portuguese colonial rule. 25 April 1974 Portuguese ...read more
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- 1942 General Barry Hertzog, former South African Prime Minister, dies
- 1984 Demonstrations begin outside the South African Embassy in Washington D.C.
- 1986 SA President P.W Botha meets with leaders of independent homelands
- 1989 Last remaining SA troops have been withdrawn from Namibia
- 1996 PW Botha refuses to testify before the TRC
- 2004 Joyce Kgoali dies
- 2004 Millions of Zim refugees cross into SA
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