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This is a list of notable South Africans with Wikipedia articles.

Contents

Academics

Academics

See also: Chancellors and vice-chancellors, UCT academics and alumni, RU academics

Medical and veterinary

See also: South African surgeons

Scientists

See also: South African scientists

Theologians

Also see: Prelates, clerics and evangelists

Writers

See also: South African writers

Authors

Editors

Poets

See also: South African poets and Afrikaans language poets

Journalists

Artists

See also: South African artists

Performing artists

Actors/Actresses

Playwrights and film directors

Singers, musicians and composers

See also: South African musicians and South African composers

Supermodels, socialites and media personalities

Visual Artists

Cartoonists

Ceramists and Collage Artists

Painters

See also: South African painters

Photographers

Sculptors

Architects

Business

See also: South African businesspeople

Legal, police and military

See also: List of South African military chiefs

Political

Activists and trade unionists

See also: South African activists

Apartheid operatives

Colonial and Union Governors

See also: Cape governors, Natal governors and Governors-General

Leaders and Politicians

See also: South African politicians

Prime Ministers and Presidents

See also: Prime Ministers of the Cape Colony

Royalty

See also: Zulu kings

Tribal leaders and prophets

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

Prelates, clerics and evangelists

See also: Anglican bishops of Grahamstown

Sport

See also: Olympic gold medalists for South Africa

Athletics

See also: South African athletes

Boxing

See also: South African boxers

Cricket

See also: South African Test cricketers, South African ODI cricketers, South African Twenty20 International cricketers, South African women Test cricketers

Golf

See also: South African golfers

Motorsport

See also: South African racecar drivers and Formula One drivers

Rugby

See also: South African rugby players

Soccer

See also: South African soccer players

Surfing

Swimming

See also: Olympic swimmers of South Africa

Tennis

See also: South African tennis players

  • Neil Broad, seven ATP tour doubles titles and Olympic doubles silver medallist (1966 - )
  • Amanda Coetzer, 1998 Family Circle Cup (1971 - )
  • Kevin Curren, four Grand Slam doubles titles (1958 - )
  • Cliff Drysdale, player and television commentator (1941 - )
  • Roger Federer, holds both Swiss and South African citizenship (1981 - )
  • Wayne Ferreira, 1996 Canada Masters, 2000 Eurocard Open and Olympic doubles silver medallist (1971 - )
  • Bob Hewitt, men's doubles champion: Wimbledon, French and US Open (1940 - )
  • Johan Kriek, 1981 and '82 Australian Open champion (1958 - )
  • Frew McMillan, men's doubles champion: Wimbledon, French and US Open (1942 - )

Triathlon

Conservationists

Travelers, adventurers and pioneers

Criminals

Other

See also








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