Kingsley Holgate
Kingsley Holgate (born 28 February 1946 in Natal) is a South African explorer, humanitarian and author. A fellow of the Royal Geographical Society, he has been described by Getaway Magazine as "the mo...
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Alfred Beit
Alfred Beit (15 February 1853 – 16 July 1906) was a British South African, gold and diamond magnate and a major donor and profiteer of infrastructure development in central and Southern Africa, and of...
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John Perlman
John Perlman is a radio presenter for Kaya FM in South Africa, where he hosts "Today with John Perlman", a weekday programme between 6 and 7 p.m. Perlman previously co-hosted AM Live and the After 8...
Christo Brand
Christo Brand is a South African former prison guard who was one of several that were responsible for guarding Nelson Mandela. He came to Robben Island, where Mandela was held, in 1978 when he was 18...
Zackie Achmat
Abdurrazack "Zackie" Achmat (born 21 March 1962) is a South African activist and film director. He is a co-founder the Treatment Action Campaign and known worldwide for his activism on behalf of peopl...
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Selmar Schonland
Professor Selmar Schonland (15 August 1860 Frankenhausen, Germany as Selmar Schönland – 22 April 1940 Grahamstown, Cape Province), the founder of the Botany Department at Rhodes University, was a Germ...
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Antony Sher
Sir Antony Sher, KBE (born 14 June 1949) is a South African-born British actor, writer and theatre director.
Sher was born into a Lithuanian-Jewish family in Cape Town, South Africa, the son of Em...
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Andrew Tracey
Andrew Tracey, born 5 May 1936, Durban, South Africa, is a South African ethnomusicologist, promoter of African Music, composer, folk singer, band leader, and actor. His father, Hugh Tracey (1903–1977...
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Patrice Motsepe
Patrice Tlhopane Motsepe (born 28 January 1962 in Soweto) is a South African mining magnate. He is the founder and executive chairman of African Rainbow Minerals, which has interests in gold, ferrous ...
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Nuno Gomes (diver)
Nuno Gomes is a South African SCUBA diver (of Portuguese descent) holder of the Guinness World Records deep dive (independently verified and approved by Guinness World Records (from 2005 to 2014)). He...
Joe Daly
Joe Daly (born 23 March 1979) is a comics artist and writer from South Africa. Born in London, United Kingdom, Daly studied animation for two years at Cape Town's City Varsity. His first American work...
Leo Theron
Leo Théron is a South African stained-glass window artist who specialises in the dalles de verre technique (using glass and concrete).
Théron studied art at Rhodes University in South Africa and t...