HENDRIK VERWOERD'S ASSASSIONATION

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Verwoerd put t Rest

This Day in History: Sep 6, 1966: Architect of apartheid assassinated

This Day in History: Sep 6, 1966: Architect of apartheid assassinated

South African Prime Minister Hendrik Verwoerd is stabbed to death by a deranged messenger during a parliamentary meeting in Cape Town. The assailant, Demetrio Tsafendas, was a Mozambique immigrant of mixed racial descent--part Greek and part Swazi. As minister of native affairs and later as South African leader, Verwoerd oversaw the introduction and application of South Africa's racist apartheid policies. As prime minister from 1958, he instituted an intricate system of laws separating…

hendrik verwoed's monument

Whites-only enclave gains status

The Gauteng legislature has recognised Kleinfontein, outside Pretoria, as a cultural community.

Architect of Apartheid

History of South Africa - The Republic of South Africa :: 1961–present - Key Figures in South Africa’s history

South Africa history outline: The Republic of South Africa :: 1961–present.

The Strategist

South Africa – Hendrik Verwoerd Jeff Radebe and Pik Botha

While there might not be a direct or indirect link to the three politicians, their lives and ambitions were diverse and overflowed with a marked transformation. Regrettably, Verwoerd lost his life at a time when the political scene in South Africa was on the brink of a total makeover. Perhaps his foresight and aspirations to develop, change and turn South Africa into a first class world country did not undoubtedly match the plans of international and local people. Hendrik Verwoerd, Jeff…

"Parliament execution"

"Parliament execution"

Tsafandas Dimitri is imprisoned

Tsafandas Dimitri is imprisoned

Tsafendas "Murderer"

Tsafendas "Murderer"