Francois Pienaar Francois Pienaar is a former Springbok rugby player. He served as Chief Executive Officer of the Rugby World Cup 2011 Bid Committee. He is known for captaining the 1995 World Cup winning rugby team.
Chad Le Clos is a professional South African swimmer and 2012 Olympic Gold Medalist. Le Clos qualified to represent South Africa in the 2012 Olympics in London, where he won a gold medal swimming against Olympic champion Michael Phelps.
Frederik Willem de Klerk (gebore 18 Maart was Staatspresident van Suid-Afrika vanaf September 1989 tot April en vanaf Februarie 1989 tot September 1997 ook leier van die Nasionale Party, wat later die Nuwe Nasionale Party geword het.
Chris Barnard was a South African cardiac surgeon, renowned for performing the world's first successful human-to-human heart transplant, in Cape Town on 3 December He was a pioneer of cardiopulmonary bypass (open-heart) sur.
Nelson Mandela - a South African anti-apartheid activist and politician who served as President of South Africa from 1994 to the first to be elected in a fully representative democratic election - Present)