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Barney Barnato - arrived in South Africa from England at the age of He was penniless, but within 10 years he was a millionaire. My Herritage, Cape Colony, Diamond City, African Diamonds, Africa Destinations, Modern Portraits, Out Of Africa, Photographs Of People, African History

Famous People in the Diamond Industry | CT Diamond Museum

Learn more of the famous people in the South African diamond industry, past and present including Cecil John Rhodes and the Oppenheimer family.

COR van Gogh (May Vincent's youngest brother, born fourteen years after him. He commited suicide after a separation, at 33 years old. Post Impressionism, Impressionist, Artist Van Gogh, Van Gogh Portraits, Vincent Willem Van Gogh, Van Gogh Museum, Cornelius, A Decade, Rare Photos

Cornelius van Gogh (17 May 1867 - 24 April 1900) Cornelius van Gogh was the youngest of the Van Gogh children, but, like his brothers, he too died young. He was listed as killed in action in the Boer forces, but there are unconfirmed reports that he committed suicide.

Five exiles – Lourens Steytler, George Steytler, Willie Steyn, Piet Botha and a German named Hausner – succeeded in swimming out to a Russian steamer in the port of Colombo, travelled by a devious route through to the Crimea and from there to St Petersburg, Russia where the locals, sympathetic to the Boer cause, celebrated their escape. Then on to Germany, The men then visited Kruger in Holland and finally landed at Walvis Bay. Armed Conflict, The Settlers, Petersburg Russia, South Africa, Holland, Germany, Sad, Swimming, Earth

Willie Steyn

Genealogy for William Herbert Steyn, f8g1 (1875 - 1946) family tree on Geni, with over 200 million profiles of ancestors and living relatives.

Frederick “Fritz” Duquesne, Boer spy known as “the man who killed Kitchener” for his claims that he helped guide the German U-Boat that sunk HMS Hampshire, killing Lord Kitchener and his staff. Safari, Second World, African History, British Army, World War I, Military History, White Man, Military Fashion, Spy

The 10 best real-life spies – in pictures

From Melita Norwood and Klaus Fuchs to Francis Walsingham and Harold 'Kim' Philby

Ds. Paul Hendrik Roux. Gebore op die 28ste September 1862 te Hopetown en sterf op die 8ste Junie 1911 te Beaufort-Wes. Abraham Lincoln, Ds, September

Ds. Paul Hendrik Roux. Gebore op die 28ste September 1862 te Hopetown en sterf op die 8ste Junie 1911 te Beaufort-Wes.