University Of South Africa

Discover the notable alumni of University Of South Africa. The list includes people like Nelson Mandela, Robert Mugabe, Cyril Ramaphosa, Thabo Mbeki & Julius Malema. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as leaders, intellectuals & academics, musicians and singers etc.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela
36
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of South Africa (1994-1999)
Birthdate: July 18, 1918
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Mvezo, South Africa
Died: December 5, 2013

 2 Desmond Tutu

Desmond Tutu
36
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Anti-Apartheid Activist, Theologian
Birthdate: October 7, 1931
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Klerksdorp, South Africa
Died: December 26, 2021
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 3 Cyril Ramaphosa

Cyril Ramaphosa
10
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of South Africa
Birthdate: November 17, 1952
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Soweto

 4 Tokyo Sexwale

Tokyo Sexwale
1
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Businessperson
Birthdate: March 5, 1953
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Transvaal

 5 Thabo Mbeki

Thabo Mbeki
3
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Economist
Birthdate: June 18, 1942
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Transkei

 6 Robert Mugabe

Robert Mugabe
14
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former PM & President of Zimbabwe
Birthdate: February 21, 1924
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Harare, Zimbabwe
Died: September 6, 2019
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 7 Ahmed Kathrada

Ahmed Kathrada
0
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Activism
Birthdate: August 21, 1929
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Schweizer-Reneke
Died: March 28, 2017
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 8 Robert Sobukwe

Robert Sobukwe
1
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: December 5, 1924
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Graaff-Reinet
Died: February 27, 1978

 9 Yvonne Chaka Chaka

Yvonne Chaka Chaka
1
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: singer
Birthdate: 1965 AD
Birthplace: Dobsonville

 10 Julius Malema

Julius Malema
6
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: March 3, 1981
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Seshego

 11 Lazarus Chakwera

Lazarus Chakwera
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Famous As: President of Malawi
Birthdate: April 5, 1955
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lilongwe, Malawi

 12 Tom Thabane

Tom Thabane
0
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 5th Prime Minister of Lesotho
Birthdate: May 28, 1939
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Maseru, Lesotho

 13 Ephraim Mirvis

Ephraim Mirvis
0
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Chief Rabbi of Ireland between 1985 and 1992
Birthdate: 1956 AD
Birthplace: Johannesburg, South Africa

 14 Charlotte Osei

Charlotte Osei
0
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: February 1, 1969
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Axim, Ghana

 15 Ergun Caner

Ergun Caner
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Writer who co-authored Unveiling Islam
Birthdate: November 3, 1966
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

 16 Pakalitha Mosisili

Pakalitha Mosisili
0
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 4th Prime Minister of Lesotho
Birthdate: March 14, 1945
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Qacha's Nek, Lesotho

 17 Es'kia Mphahlele

Es'kia Mphahlele
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: December 17, 1919
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Marabastad, South Africa
Died: October 27, 2008

 18 Steve Tshwete

Steve Tshwete
0
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: November 12, 1938
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Springs, South Africa
Died: April 26, 2002

 19 Barnabas Sibusiso Dlamini

Barnabas Sibusiso Dlamini
0
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 8th Prime Minister of Eswatini
Birthdate: May 15, 1942
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Swaziland
Died: September 28, 2018

 20 Z. K. Matthews

Z. K. Matthews
0
Famous As: Politician, Anthropologist
Birthdate: October 20, 1901
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Dikgatlong Local Municipality, South Africa
Died: May 11, 1968

 21 Nianell

Nianell
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer, Pianist
Birthdate: September 25, 1971
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Omaruru, Namibia

 22 Job Amupanda

Job Amupanda
0
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Politician, Activist
Birthdate: August 28, 1987
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Oshana Region, Namibia

 23 Royal ǀUiǀoǀoo

Royal ǀUiǀoǀoo
0
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: September 30, 1966
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Namibia

 24 Benedict Wallet Vilakazi

Benedict Wallet Vilakazi
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: January 6, 1906
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Natal
Died: October 26, 1947

 25 Chenjerai Hove

Chenjerai Hove
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: February 9, 1956
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Zvishavane, Zimbabwe
Died: July 12, 2015

 26 John Gordon Davis

John Gordon Davis
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: January 21, 1936
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Enkeldoorn, Southern Rhodesia
Died: November 5, 2014

 27 Dendy Young

Dendy Young
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Former Politician, Judge, Lawyer
Birthdate: September 4, 1907
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Cape Colony
Died: July 11, 1998