Colin Fraser Steyn
Colin Fraser Steyn (1887–1959) was a lawyer and a politician of Southern Africa, Member of the House of Assembly, Senator, and Cabinet Minister in the government of Jan Smuts.He was born on 27 Novembe...
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Johannes de Klerk
Johannes "Jan'" de Klerk, DMS (22 July 1903 – 24 January 1979) was a South African politician. He was the father of Frederik Willem de Klerk, the last State President of South Africa.As a member of th...
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Jozua François Naudé
Jozua François ('Tom') Naudé (15 April 1889, Middelburg, Cape – 31 May 1969 Cape Town) served as Acting State President of South Africa from 1967 to 1968.A National Party politician for many years, he...
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Theo Gerdener
Theodor Johannes Adolph "Theo" Gerdener (19 March 1916 – 21 November 2013) was a South African politician and author.Born in Cape Town, Gerdener served as an interior minister for the National Party. ...
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Lourens Muller
Stefanus Lourens Muller (1917–2005) was a South African politician
He was a member of the National Party, MP for Ceres (1961–1979), vice-Minister of Justice (1966), Police (1966–1968), Finance (19...
Peter Marais
Peter Marais (born 1948) is a South African politician who participated in the Tricameral Parliament and became the Mayor of Cape Town after the 2000 election and later Premier of the Western Cape pro...
Gerrit Viljoen
Gerrit Van Niekerk Viljoen (11 September 1926, Cape Town – 29 March 2009) was a South African government minister and member of the National Party.He was chair of the Broederbond from 1974 to 19...
Jacobus Johannes Fouché
Jacobus Johannes "Jim" Fouché (6 June 1898 – 23 September 1980) served as the second President of South Africa from 1968 to 1975.Born in the Boer republic of the Orange Free State (which became a Brit...
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Derek Keys
Derek Lyle Keys (born 30 August 1931) was the finance minister of South Africa from 1992 to September 1994, serving in the cabinets of F W de Klerk and Nelson Mandela. In order to become Finance Minis...
Stoffel Botha
"Stoffel" Botha (1929–1998) was a South African politician, a member of the National Party, served as member of Parliament (elected representative of the Eshowe constituency in 1974), administrator of...
Paul Roos (rugby player)
Paul Johannes Roos (30 October 1880 – 22 September 1948) (also known as Oom Polla – Afrikaans for "Uncle Polla") was one of the first South African Springbok rugby union captains and led the first Sou...
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William Bantom
Rev. William Bantom (born 1946?) was mayor of Cape Town from 1995 to 2000.He became the city's first black mayor following the first multi-racial local government elections in 1995. He was forced to ...
Tielman Roos
Tielman Johannes de Villiers Roos (1879 - 28 March 1935) was a right wing South African politician and sometime Cabinet minister.
Roos made his name as the leader of a group of young members of th...
Nicolaas Havenga
Nicolaas Christiaan Havenga (born 1 May 1882 in Fauresmith, Oranje Free State, died 14 March 1957 in Cape Town, South Africa) was a South African politician who served as Finance Minister in the gover...
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Gene Louw
Eugene Louw, born 15 July 1931, is a South African politician, member of the National Party, MP for Durbanville and Paarl, who was administrator for Cape Province (1979–1989), Minister of Home Affair...
Ben Schoeman
Barend Johannes "Ben" Schoeman (19 January 1905 – April 1986) was a South African politician of the National Party prominent during the apartheid era. He served as the Minister of Labour from 1948 to ...
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Clive Derby-Lewis
Clive John Derby-Lewis (born 22 January 1936) is a South African ex-politician, who was involved first in the National Party and then, while serving as a member of parliament, in the Conservative Part...
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Hilgard Muller
Hilgard Muller, (4 May 1914, Potchefstroom – 10 July 1985) was a South African politician of the National Party, Mayor of Pretoria in 1953–1955, elected an MP in 1958, appointed Minister o...
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Nicolaas Johannes Diederichs
Nicolaas Diederichs (17 November 1903, Ladybrand – 21 August 1978) served as the third State President of South Africa from 1975 to 1978.An economist, Diederichs obtained a doctorate from the Universi...
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Piet Koornhof
Pieter G. J. Koornhof (2 August 1925 – 12 November 2007) was a South African politician. As an apartheid-era National Party cabinet minister, he held various portfolios in the cabinets of B.J. ...
Eric Louw
Eric Hendrik Louw (1890–1968) was a South African diplomat and politician. Although a controversial and often undiplomatic figure, he was respected by admirers and critics for his unflinching courage ...
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Hendrik Verwoerd
Hendrik Frensch Verwoerd (8 September 1901 – 6 September 1966), commonly identified as Dr. H. F. Verwoerd, was a South African professor, newspaper editor and Prime Minister of South Africa from...
Johannes Gerhardus Strijdom
Johannes Gerhardus Strijdom, (also spelled Strydom) commonly called JG Strydom or Hans Strydom (14 July 1893 – 24 August 1958), nicknamed the Lion of the North, was Prime Minister of South Africa from...
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Adriaan Vlok
Adriaan Johannes Vlok (born 11 December 1937 in Sutherland, Northern Cape) was Minister of Law and Order in South Africa from 1986 to 1991 in the final years of the apartheid era. Facing increasingly-...
Ernest George Jansen
Ernest George Jansen PC (1881–1959) was the second-last Governor-General of the Union of South Africa, holding office from 1950 to 1959.Born in 7 August 1881, he graduated with a law degree from the U...
Jimmy Kruger
James Thomas "Jimmy" Kruger (1917 – 9 May 1987) was a South African politician who rose to the position of Minister of Justice and the Police in the cabinet of Prime Minister John Vorster from 1974 to...