List of South Africans

This is a list of notable and famous South Africans who are the subjects of Wikipedia articles.

AcademicsEdit

AcademicsEdit

Medical and veterinaryEdit

ScientistsEdit

TheologiansEdit

Also see: Prelates, clerics and evangelists

Cardinal Wilfred Napier

WritersEdit

AuthorsEdit

EditorsEdit

PoetsEdit

See also: South African poets and Afrikaans language poets

 
Mongane Wally Serote

JournalistsEdit

 
Sol Plaatje

ArtistsEdit

Performing artistsEdit

Actors / ActressesEdit

DancersEdit

Playwrights and film directorsEdit

Singers, musicians and composersEdit

 
Tanit Phoenix

Models, socialites and media personalitiesEdit

Visual ArtistsEdit

CartoonistsEdit

PaintersEdit

 
Thomas Baines

PhotographersEdit

SculptorsEdit

Performance ArtistsEdit

ArchitectsEdit

 
Herbert Baker, architect

BusinessEdit

Legal, police and militaryEdit

 
Dr Beric Croome addressing the "100 years of Taxation in South Africa" conference at University of Cape Town in 2014. Professor Roeleveld of UCT looks on.

PoliticalEdit

Activists and trade unionistsEdit


Apartheid operativesEdit

Colonial and Union GovernorsEdit

Leaders and politiciansEdit

Prime Ministers and PresidentsEdit

Provincial PremiersEdit

Homelands LeadersEdit

Administrators of former provincesEdit

RoyaltyEdit

Tribal leaders and prophetsEdit

See also: Gcaleka rulers,
Ndwandwe people,
Xhosa Chiefs,
Zulus

AtheistsEdit

Prelates, clerics and evangelistsEdit

SportEdit

ConservationistsEdit

Travelers, adventurers and pioneersEdit

 
James Edward Alexander

CriminalsEdit

OtherEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Anonymous (17 February 2011). "Dr. Benedict Wallet Vilakazi". South African History Online. Archived from the original on 20 December 2009. Retrieved 14 November 2017.
  2. ^ "Jewish Report : Lieberman being sidelined as Israeli foreign minister" (PDF). Sajr.co.za. 10 July 2009. Retrieved 25 January 2017.