1967 in South Africa

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

1967
in
South Africa

Decades:
See also:

The following lists events that happened during 1967 in South Africa.

Incumbents

Events

January
February
  • 28 – Eben Dönges is elected second State President but suffers a stroke before he can take office.[1]
June
July
August
  • 4 – Military conscription becomes compulsory for all white men in South Africa over the age of 16.[3]
September
December
Unknown date
  • The South African Police starts with counter-insurgency training.
  • Umkhonto we Sizwe members conduct their first military actions in north-western Rhodesia in campaigns known as Wankie and Sepolilo.
  • KGB double agent Yui Loginov is arrested in South Africa after the CIA betrayed him.

Births

Deaths

  • 20 May – Jan Gysbert Hugo Bosman (Bosman de Ravelli), concert pianist and composer.
  • 2 July – Professor I.W. van der Merwe (Boerneef), writer and poet.
  • 21 July – Albert Lutuli, teacher and president of the African National Congress). (b. c. 1898)

Railways

Sports

References

  1. ^ a b c d Archontology.org: A Guide for Study of Historical Offices: South Africa: Heads of State: 1961-1994 (Accessed on 14 April 2017)
  2. ^ a b South African History Online: SAP fighting in Zimbabwe (Accessed on 22 April 2017)
  3. ^ Kalley, J.A.; Schoeman, E. & Andor, L.E. (eds) (1999). Southern African Political History: a chronology of key political events from independence to mid-1997, Westport: Greenwood
Retrieved from "https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=1967_in_South_Africa&oldid=844114554"
This content was retrieved from Wikipedia : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1967_in_South_Africa
This page is based on the copyrighted Wikipedia article "1967 in South Africa"; it is used under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License (CC-BY-SA). You may redistribute it, verbatim or modified, providing that you comply with the terms of the CC-BY-SA