20 Notable Events in 1977

1977 has always fascinated me because it's my birth year. I did some digging on the internet to find out what happened in this...

20 Notable Events in 1978

It's hard to believe that more than 32 years have passed since the year 1978. I was one year old back then, so I...
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South Africa: 101 Interesting Facts you might not know

South Africa is my home and I will always have a great love for it. My country has a rich history, beautiful scenery and...

10 Facts: The Gautrain

The Gautrain will officially start operation on the 8th of June 2010 (3 days before the 2010 FIFA World Cup kicks off at Soccer...
Palace of Justice

Pretoria: 20 Facts You Didn’t Know

I've lived in Pretoria (aka "Jacaranda City", aka "Snor City", aka "The 012", aka "P-town") since 1996. I was away for about a year...
Richard Dawkins

20 Notable Events in 1976

Lots of things happened in 1976 in South Africa and around the world that are worth mentioning. I was only born one year later,...
Charles Manson 1971

20 Notable Events in 1971

1971 was an interesting year. I was only born 6 years later, so I have no recollection whatsoever of this year. I was curious...

10 Facts: Kimberley

I've never visited Kimberley. It's probably the biggest town in South Africa's Northern Cape province (and I have no relatives living in that province)....
Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden

Roodepoort: 10 Facts That You Might Not Have Known

There's probably a lot of things that you didn't know about Roodepoort (which is located in Gauteng, South Africa). Today my aim is to...

Klerksdorp: 20 Facts You Might Not Have Known

Klerksdorp is one of the biggest cities in the North West Province of South Africa. It's situated 169 km from Johannesburg. Many of you reading...

10 Random and Interesting Rock Music Facts

To quote Billy Joel "I think music in itself is healing. It's an explosive expression of humanity. It's something we are all touched by....

6 facts you didn’t know about millionaires

Let’s be frank: each of us, at least once in his/her life has dreamt about being a millionaire. Why? Well, just imagine that you...

10 Facts: Emalahleni (Witbank)

Emalaheni (formerly known as Witbank) is one of the biggest cities in Mpumalanga province. It's situated about 30 km from Middelburg and about 100...
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Johannesburg: 20 Facts You Might Not Have Known

Johannesburg is one of the biggest and buzzing cities on the African continent. There's a lot more to this city than just a name...

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