Famous People Born In Pretoria

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 1 
Elon Musk
(CEO of Tesla)
Elon Musk
425
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: June 28, 1971
Sun Sign: Cancer
 2 
Kimbal Musk
(The Founder of 'The Kitchen Restaurant Group' and Co-Founder of 'Big Green' a 501 non profit organization)
Kimbal Musk
27
Listed In: Food Experts
Birthdate: September 20, 1972
Sun Sign: Virgo
 3 
Sharlto Copley
(Actor, Film director, Film producer, Screenwriter)
Sharlto Copley
8
Birthdate: November 27, 1973
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
 4 
Arnold Vosloo
(Famous for His Roles as 'Imhotep' in the Movies: 'Mummy' and 'The Mummy Returns')
Arnold Vosloo
10
Birthdate: June 16, 1962
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 5 
Glynis Johns
(Retired Actress, Dancer, Musician and Singer, Known for Her Film ‘The Sundowners’)
Glynis Johns
14
Birthdate: October 5, 1923
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
 6 
Faf du Plessis
(Cricketer)
Faf du Plessis
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 13, 1984
Sun Sign: Cancer
 7 
Oti Mabuse
(Dancer on the British television series, Strictly Come Dancing, and its German equivalent, Let's Dance)
Oti Mabuse
4
Listed In: Dancers
Birthdate: August 8, 1990
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
 8 
Joost van der Westhuizen
(Rugby union player)
Joost van der Westhuizen
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 20, 1971
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: February 6, 2017
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 9 
Roger Michell
(Film director, Television director, Theatre director)
Roger Michell
1
Birthdate: June 5, 1956
Sun Sign: Gemini
 10 
Nigel Green
2
Birthdate: October 15, 1924
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: May 15, 1972
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 11 
Neil Wagner
(Cricketer)
Neil Wagner
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 13, 1986
Sun Sign: Pisces
 12 
Seymour Papert
(South African-Born American Mathematician and Computer Scientist Who Co-Invented Logo)
Seymour Papert
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: February 29, 1928
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: July 31, 2016
 13 
Michael Levitt
(Physicist, Biologist, Bioinformatician, Chemist, Scientist, Educationist, University teacher)
Michael Levitt
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: May 9, 1947
Sun Sign: Taurus
 14 
Austin Stevens
(Photographer, Writer)
Austin Stevens
0
Birthdate: May 19, 1950
Sun Sign: Taurus
 15 
Kotaro Matsushima
(Rugby union player)
Kotaro Matsushima
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 26, 1993
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 16 
Robert Calvert
(Former writer, musician principally known for his role as lyricist, performance poet and lead vocalist of the space rock band Hawkwind)
Robert Calvert
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: March 9, 1945
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: August 14, 1988
 17 
Steve Hofmeyr
(Actor, Singer)
Steve Hofmeyr
3
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 29, 1964
Sun Sign: Virgo
 18 
Theo de Raadt
(Computer scientist, Engineer, Network engineer, Programmer)
Theo de Raadt
1
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: May 19, 1968
Sun Sign: Taurus
 19 
Magnus Malan
(Former Minister of Defence and Military Veterans of South Africa)
Magnus Malan
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 30, 1930
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: July 18, 2011
 20 
Max Theiler
(Virologist)
Max Theiler
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 30, 1899
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: August 11, 1972
 21 
Solomon Mahlangu
3
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: July 10, 1956
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: April 6, 1979
 22 
Frederik van Zyl Slabbert
(South African Politician)
Frederik van Zyl Slabbert
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 2, 1940
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: May 14, 2010
 23 
Pierre Spies
(Rugby union player)
Pierre Spies
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 8, 1985
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 24 
Gail Kelly
(Entrepreneur)
Gail Kelly
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 25, 1956
Sun Sign: Taurus
 25 
Gerhard de Beer
(American football player)
Gerhard de Beer
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 5, 1994
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)
 26 
Stephan Myburgh
(Cricket Batsman)
Stephan Myburgh
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 28, 1984
Sun Sign: Pisces
 27 
Can Themba
(Writer)
Can Themba
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 21, 1924
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: 1968 AD
 28 
Ismail Mahomed
(Judge, Lawyer)
Ismail Mahomed
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: July 5, 1931
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: June 17, 2000
 29 
Christi Viljoen
(Cricketer)
Christi Viljoen
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 28, 1987
Sun Sign: Libra
 30 
Andrew Pattison
(Tennis player)
Andrew Pattison
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 30, 1949
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 31 
Dirkie Chamberlain
(Field hockey player)
Dirkie Chamberlain
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 3, 1986
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 32 
Mary Benson
(Activist)
Mary Benson
1
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: December 8, 1919
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: June 19, 2000
 33 
Laurie Ackermann
(Former justice of the Constitutional Court of South Africa, where he served from 1994 to 2004)
Laurie Ackermann
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: January 14, 1934
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 34 
Sipho Sibiya
(Retired South African-Canadian Soccer Player)
Sipho Sibiya
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 28, 1971
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)