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us: Verwoerd, Hendrik Frensch, 1901-1966

  • [Individual was a murder victim.]
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  • Fuller Name

    • Hendrik Frensch
  • Variants

    • us: Verwoerd, H. F. (Hendrik Frensch), 1901-1966
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1901
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1966
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Amsterdam (Netherlands)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Cape Town (South Africa)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) South Africa
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Stellenbosch
        • Organization: (naf) South Africa. Parliament
        • Organization: (naf) National Party (South Africa)
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    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Prime ministers
          (lcsh) College teachers
            (lcsh) Legislators
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        • Sources

          • found: Allighan, G. Verwoerd--the end, 1961.
          • found: His Separate development, 1958: t.p. (Senator the Honourable Dr. H.F. Verwoerd, minister of native affairs)
          • found: LC data base, 10/8/84 (hdg.: Verwoerd, Hendrik Frensch, 1901-1966; usage: H.F. Verwoerd)
          • found: WW Southern Africa, 1966 (Verwoerd, Dr. The Hon. Hendrik Frensch)
          • found: Dictionary of African Biography, accessed April 07, 2015, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Verwoerd, Hendrik Frensch; prime minister, professor, legislator, murder victim; born 1901 in Amsterdam, Netherlands; PhD in psychology from University of Stellenbosch, South Africa (1924); professor of Social Work in Department of Sociology and Social Work, University of Stellenbosch (1932); was elected to the Senate of South Africa (upper house of parliament) (1948), following the National Party's (South Africa) election victory; was appointed Minister of Native Affairs (1950) and Prime Minister (1956); regarded as the chief architect of South Africa's system of apartheid; was assassinated in Cape Town, died 1966 in Cape Town, South Africa)
        • General Notes

          • [Individual was a murder victim.]
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          • 1980-04-08: new
          • 2015-09-21: revised
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