C. R. Swart

1894 - 1982

C. R. Swart

Charles Robberts Swart, (5 December 1894 – 16 July 1982), nicknamed Blackie was a South African politician who served as the last Governor-General of the Union of South Africa from 1959 to 1961 and the first State President of the Republic of South Africa from 1961 to 1967. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of C. R. Swart has received more than 36,606 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 11,071st most popular politician.

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Among politicians, C. R. Swart ranks 11,004 out of 14,801Before him are Alexander H. Stephens, Benedikt Sigurðsson Gröndal, Pierre Buyoya, Robert, 1st Earl of Gloucester, Theo-Ben Gurirab, and Muhammad V of Kelantan. After him are Māris Kučinskis, William Cohen, Appius Claudius Pulcher, Charles Ruijs de Beerenbrouck, Hamad bin Jassim bin Jaber Al Thani, and Frances Cleveland.

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Among people born in 1894, C. R. Swart ranks 142Before him are Esfir Shub, Bevil Rudd, Olive Thomas, Robert Menzies, Mikheil Chiaureli, and Nita Naldi. After him are John Lennard-Jones, Alfred Berger, Billy Gilbert, Walter Piston, Pelageya Shajn, and Bill Johnston. Among people deceased in 1982, C. R. Swart ranks 142Before him are Eino Penttilä, Konrad Wolf, Giorgio Abetti, Marie Braun, Victor Buono, and Fernando Lamas. After him are Robert Havemann, Ricardo Pérez Godoy, Alberto Vargas, Alexander Abusch, Vladimir Smirnov, and Percy Williams.

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In South Africa

Among people born in South Africa, C. R. Swart ranks 76 out of 220Before him are Gary Player (1935), Bevil Rudd (1894), Wilfrid Napier (1941), Abdullah Ibrahim (1934), Oscar Pistorius (1986), and Alan Paton (1903). After him are Alice Krige (1954), Louis Raymond (1895), Helen Suzman (1917), Marlene Dumas (1953), Ian Scheckter (1947), and Neville Lederle (1938).

Among POLITICIANS In South Africa

Among politicians born in South Africa, C. R. Swart ranks 29Before him are Walter Sisulu (1912), J. B. M. Hertzog (1866), Oliver Tambo (1917), Eben Dönges (1898), J. G. Strijdom (1893), and Nico Diederichs (1903). After him are Helen Suzman (1917), Tom Naudé (1889), Pik Botha (null), Jim Fouché (1898), Ahmed Kathrada (1929), and Chris Hani (1942).

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